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Scale Ruler

French translation: règle d'echelle

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English term or phrase:Scale Ruler
French translation:règle d'echelle
Entered by: Daniel Kalonji
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22:05 Sep 20, 2007
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Geology / Geological tools
English term or phrase: Scale Ruler
It is quoted in a list of tools used in prospecting operations
Daniel Kalonji
Congo, Democratic Republic
Local time: 10:11
règle d'echelle
Explanation:
It's a ruler marked not in cm or inches, but in km or miles (or other large units of distance, depending on the scale of the map with which it is designed to be used), so the user can read off real distances without having to convert them.

[PDF] Compas de précision encapsulé Système de visée optique Repères ...File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
Placer la règle d’échelles sur la carte, la croix placée sur le. point de départ de la limite de terrain. ATT! La pointe inférieure de la règle doit pointer ...
www.silva.se/upload/manuals/laser_fra.pdf - Similar pages
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Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 06:11
Grading comment
OK, helpul
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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scale ruler
règle d'echelle


Explanation:
It's a ruler marked not in cm or inches, but in km or miles (or other large units of distance, depending on the scale of the map with which it is designed to be used), so the user can read off real distances without having to convert them.

[PDF] Compas de précision encapsulé Système de visée optique Repères ...File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
Placer la règle d’échelles sur la carte, la croix placée sur le. point de départ de la limite de terrain. ATT! La pointe inférieure de la règle doit pointer ...
www.silva.se/upload/manuals/laser_fra.pdf - Similar pages


Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 06:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
OK, helpul

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agree  Catherine CHAUVIN: pour la mise à niveau, c'est bon.
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