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07:59 Sep 14, 2007
This question was closed without grading. Reason: Errant question
English to Italian translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase:self-retaining
ENGINE: The shutdown circuit is selfholding through an auxiliary contact and will remain on until it is reset by push button
ciao Paola, ma il termine è *selfholding* o *self-retaining*?
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Explanation: Come dice Valeria, il termine qual è?
Comunque il significato mi sembra lo stesso... Mi è venuto spontaneo (v. anche http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1467886 ), ma non ho trovato riscontri... (di qui il Low Confidence)
Secondo me significa che il circuito viene autoritenuto da/grazie a questo contatto ausiliario
Chiara Righele Italy Local time: 14:04 Specializes in field Native speaker of: Italian PRO pts in category: 5