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02:58 Oct 30, 2006
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French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation
French term or phrase: tube crosse avancée
This is one of the materials used inthe low voltage rlrctical energy distribution network
Shilpa Dawda
India
Local time: 13:53
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3maltese cross tubeblavatsky
1cross arm???xxxBourth


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1 day8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
cross arm???


Explanation:
Very hard to know without more context.

"Crosse" could well be the "outreach arm, bracket arm, carrying arm" of a power pole, (one of) the arm(s) carrying the wires. The term is certainly used for lighting columns with arms at the top.

No idea for "avancée" here, though.

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Note added at 1 day8 hrs (2006-10-31 11:48:19 GMT)
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In the lighting context "avancée" appears to suggest "bringing the light closer to (the road, etc.)", so "outreach arm". But the expression is rare, and used by only one website!

La pose d’un mât de 9 mètres en acier thermolaqué blanc RAL 9010 supportant deux appareils DECOSTREET sur CROSSE D’AVANCEE de 1 mètre de couleur grise, équipées de lampe sodium haute pression de 150 watts ;
www.mairie-balma.fr/BMtelechargement.asp?chemin=/upload&fic...

La pose de 4 mâts cylindro-coniques thermolaqués blanc RAL 9010 supportant chacun un appareil de type IRRIDIUM sur CROSSE D’AVANCEE de 1.5 mètres, à 8 mètres de hauteur, et un appareil identique à 5 mètres sur crossette, pour l’éclairage du parking le long du cimetière ;
www.mairie-balma.fr/BMtelechargement.asp?chemin=/upload&fic...



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maltese cross tube


Explanation:
As it is something electrical this is what I found.

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