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Kabelausgleichswiderstand

English translation: cable compensating resistor

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German term or phrase:Kabelausgleichswiderstand
English translation:cable compensating resistor
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19:23 May 9, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Kabelausgleichswiderstand
Technical railway/railroad text from Germany; context unvailable.
ATC
Canada
Local time: 15:56
cable compensating resistor
Explanation:
I have not seen this term used for a resistor, the electrical power companies use compensating (or compensation) capacitors to offset the inductance resulting from the transmission wires.

Same words, just resistor now.
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jccantrell
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Local time: 14:56
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4 +2cable compensating resistor
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cable compensating resistor


Explanation:
I have not seen this term used for a resistor, the electrical power companies use compensating (or compensation) capacitors to offset the inductance resulting from the transmission wires.

Same words, just resistor now.

jccantrell
United States
Local time: 14:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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