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L / N / PE

English translation: Live / Neutral / Protective Earth

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German term or phrase:L / N / PE
English translation:Live / Neutral / Protective Earth
Entered by: Alexander Schleber
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10:15 Sep 7, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
German term or phrase: L / N / PE
"Auch L gegen N und PE messen"
Previous sentence: "An Schuko- / CEE- Steckdose(n) Spannung und Drehfeld (rechts) prüfen."
What are L, N and PE, and what are the correct acronyms in English.

Alexander Schleber
Local time: 14:31
Live / Neutral / Protective Earth
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Harry Borsje
Local time: 14:31
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3 +4Live / Neutral / Protective EarthHarry Borsje



7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Live / Neutral / Protective Earth


Harry Borsje
Local time: 14:31
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 189
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Stephen Sadie: absolutely, you were quick!
3 mins
  -> sometimes one need not Google (sounds like a song title, the Internet blues...)

agree  Sabine Griebler
5 mins

agree  Klaus Herrmann: "No Google, no cry."
7 mins
  -> Klaus Herrmarley?

agree  jccantrell: Also seen it as "Line"
4 hrs
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