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variabel verzahnte Zahnstangen

English translation: variable ratio steering rack

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11:21 Aug 10, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / Steering technology
German term or phrase: variabel verzahnte Zahnstangen
The 'variabel verzahnten Zahnstangen' are manufactuered by a particular company mainly for the automotive industry.

I think it has to do with the steering mechanism of a car
caitriona
Local time: 06:59
English translation:variable ratio steering rack
Explanation:
actually a variable pitch rack, but combined with a pinion this gives a variable ratio rack and pinion system so I think it's more commonly referred to as I suggested above
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Harry Borsje
Netherlands
Local time: 07:59
Grading comment
Many thanks Harry,

regards
Caitriona
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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variabel verzahnte Zahnstange
variable ratio steering rack


Explanation:
actually a variable pitch rack, but combined with a pinion this gives a variable ratio rack and pinion system so I think it's more commonly referred to as I suggested above


    Reference: http://www.aebishop.com/steer_tec_rack.htm
Harry Borsje
Netherlands
Local time: 07:59
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 141
Grading comment
Many thanks Harry,

regards
Caitriona
Notes to answerer
Asker: Would this mean that 'verzahnen' or verzahnung' is referred to as racking?


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agree  Darin Fitzpatrick
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agree  Jack Becconsall
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Aug 10, 2006 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedvariabel verzahnten Zahnstangen » variabel verzahnte Zahnstangen


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