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collecteur de distribution

English translation: distribution manifold

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French term or phrase:collecteur de distribution
English translation:distribution manifold
Entered by: Conor McAuley
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14:36 Jun 27, 2007
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Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
French term or phrase: collecteur de distribution
I've found "distribution header" but would like confirmation.

http://209.85.135.104/search?q=cache:yOTiLFTIBKcJ:www.wipo.o...

"Le xxxxx s'installe au dessus ou à proximité du collecteur de distribution de votre plancher chauffant..."
Conor McAuley
France
Local time: 00:13
distribution manifold
Explanation:
For me, a header is a reserve supply, like the water header tank you would find in your English loft (but which is formally prohibited in this country).

Maybe even just "distribution pipe".

Will depend a lot on the gueule que ça a!

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xxxBourth
Local time: 00:13
Grading comment
Thanks to all! I used something else, but this is correct too.
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distribution manifold


Explanation:
For me, a header is a reserve supply, like the water header tank you would find in your English loft (but which is formally prohibited in this country).

Maybe even just "distribution pipe".

Will depend a lot on the gueule que ça a!



xxxBourth
Local time: 00:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 447
Grading comment
Thanks to all! I used something else, but this is correct too.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tony M: The ones I've seen have been a real 'manifold', with one inlet pipe and loads of outlet pipes
15 mins

agree  blavatsky
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