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English translation: wheel flange

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French term or phrase:mentonnet
English translation:wheel flange
Entered by: Parrot
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16:40 Jul 9, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / tramway tracks
French term or phrase: mentonnet
Trams, relating to a previous question: "Tramways: "L'écartement en alignement droit comme en courbe est de 1432 mm +2/0. Il est établi pour avoir une usure modérée de la face de guidage du rail et du mentonnet de la roue sans que celui-ci vienne en contact avec la bavette du rail". TIA for any help.
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 05:27
wheel flange
Explanation:
Domaine(s) : - chemin de fer
essieu du matériel roulant ferroviaire


français
anglais

boudin de roue n. m.
wheel flange



Sous-entrée(s) :
quasi-synonyme(s)
bourrelet n. m.
mentonnet n. m.

Selected response from:

Fabrice MERCIER
Local time: 05:27
Grading comment
Good guess: although this flange on a tramway would be in a different place
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +5wheel flange
Fabrice MERCIER


  

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wheel flange


Explanation:
Domaine(s) : - chemin de fer
essieu du matériel roulant ferroviaire


français
anglais

boudin de roue n. m.
wheel flange



Sous-entrée(s) :
quasi-synonyme(s)
bourrelet n. m.
mentonnet n. m.




    Reference: http://w3.granddictionnaire.com/btml/fra/r_motclef/index1024...
Fabrice MERCIER
Local time: 05:27
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 94
Grading comment
Good guess: although this flange on a tramway would be in a different place

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nerzh
7 mins

agree  J. Peter Darby
10 mins

agree  Bernard Myers
15 mins

agree  xxxBourth: Definitely
59 mins

agree  Tony M: Absolutely
1 hr
  -> Merci à tous
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