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PS PN PW PE

Russian translation: условный север

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:PN (plant north)
Russian translation:условный север
Entered by: Ilyanna
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15:24 Mar 22, 2007
English to Russian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: PS PN PW PE
These abbreviations are taken from an engineering drawing.
It is clear that S, N, W and E stand for South, North, West and East.
But what is the meaning of "P" in that case?

Thank you in advance.
Yulianna
условный север
Explanation:
Иногда в чертежах указывается TN (true north) - географический (истинный) север и PN (plant north) - условный север

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Note added at 25 мин (2007-03-22 15:50:08 GMT)
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См. также:
http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1174084

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Note added at 28 мин (2007-03-22 15:53:28 GMT)
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http://general.krl.caltech.edu/KamLAND/montecarlo/KLG4sim/Ka...
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Ilyanna
Local time: 12:44
Grading comment
Thank you.
I''m sorry, I didn't know this had already been discussed before.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +4условный северIlyanna


  

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ps pn pw pe
условный север


Explanation:
Иногда в чертежах указывается TN (true north) - географический (истинный) север и PN (plant north) - условный север

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Note added at 25 мин (2007-03-22 15:50:08 GMT)
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См. также:
http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1174084

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Note added at 28 мин (2007-03-22 15:53:28 GMT)
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http://general.krl.caltech.edu/KamLAND/montecarlo/KLG4sim/Ka...

Ilyanna
Local time: 12:44
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you.
I''m sorry, I didn't know this had already been discussed before.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  mk_lab: Это дело уже несколько раз обсуждалось.
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agree  Roman Bardachev
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agree  LocalKit
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agree  Alexander Onishko: прикольно :)
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