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14:52 Mar 28, 2002
German to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering / Sensortechnologgy
German term or phrase:Stapler
Die beiden am Heck eines Staplers installierten Ultraschall-Sensorcluster uberwachen den ganzen Rueckraum bei jeder Rueckwaertsfahrt ueber die gesamte Fahrzeugbreite.
fork-lift trucks and similar materials handling equipment
Explanation: Whilst some of the other, more precise answers are not wrong in themselves, I find that Stapler is also used in an almost generic sense to cover a whole range of material handling equipment. The tool you outline is used in all of these.
(I have just done two pieces on materials handling equipment)
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