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„10-er“ Stelle/„1-er“ Stelle

English translation: tens position and units position

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German term or phrase:„10-er“ Stelle/„1-er“ Stelle
English translation:tens position and units position
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13:57 Dec 7, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / Profibus
German term or phrase: „10-er“ Stelle/„1-er“ Stelle
Schalter oben: „10-er“ Stelle der Adresse
Schalter unten: „1-er“ Stelle der Adresse

(In the description of two Adressenwahlschalter (oben und unten) for a PROFIBUS interface.

Perhaps "10x counter" and "1x counter"?

TIA!
babbelbekkie
Local time: 12:12
tens position and units position
Explanation:
or 'decade' and 'unit' positions/digit

Presumably the address can be set using a single 10-position switch (thumbwheel or the like) for the digit and a two-position switch to select either the tens or units position.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 12:12
Grading comment
Thanks!!!
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„10-er“ Stelle/„1-er“ Stelle
tens position and units position


Explanation:
or 'decade' and 'unit' positions/digit

Presumably the address can be set using a single 10-position switch (thumbwheel or the like) for the digit and a two-position switch to select either the tens or units position.

Ken Cox
Local time: 12:12
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PRO pts in category: 723
Grading comment
Thanks!!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Richard Benham
6 mins

agree  jccantrell: tens and units position is how I would phrase it.
1 hr

agree  Anil Kelkar
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