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Sonnerie à tirage

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11:36 Mar 6, 2007
This question was closed without grading. Reason: No acceptable answer

French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Clockmaking
French term or phrase: Sonnerie à tirage
A type of clock mechanism. Sorry, this comes in a list of terms with no images/context so can't give any more details.
Justin Hillier
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:10
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Summary of answers provided
2traction chime/striking mechanism
Rebecca Parker - Into English Ltd.


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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
traction chime/striking mechanism


Explanation:
A 'low' for confidence as I've never come accross the two words together. Separtely however, they have quite a few meanings and the one I suggest seem logical/possible.

My idea is that the clock chimes by means of a mechanism which involves pulling.

Rebecca Parker - Into English Ltd.
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:10
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