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English translation: medium-pressure steam boiler


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German term or phrase:MD-Dampfkessel
English translation:medium-pressure steam boiler
Entered by: Alison Schwitzgebel
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11:34 Dec 30, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / steam
German term or phrase: MD-Dampfkessel
"Zu den Wärmeerzeugungsanlagen der Gesellschaft zählen zwei HD-Dampfkessel Baujahr 1967 / 1972 (120 t/h u. 80 t/h 72 bar, 510°C, ein MD-Dampfkessel (80t/h, 31 bar, 300°C) sowie zwei MD-Dampfüberhitzer (2 x 50 t/h, 80 bar, 370°C / 510°C) im Eigentum des Zweckverbandes Abfallverwertung XXXX) aus dem Baujahr 1994."

I found that HD-Dampfkessel is a superheated-steam boiler, but don't have a clue what the MD could stand for.
Alison Schwitzgebel
Local time: 09:18
medium pressure steam boiler
MD: Mitteldrueck
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David Umpleby
Local time: 09:18
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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
medium pressure steam boiler

MD: Mitteldrueck

David Umpleby
Local time: 09:18
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Hans-Henning Judek: Yes, MD is Mitteldruck - see:
34 mins

agree  Alan Johnson: Yep!
50 mins

agree  Vesna Zivcic
52 mins
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