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Achszählgrundstellung

English translation: axle counter normal position

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German term or phrase:Achszählgrundstellung
English translation:axle counter normal position
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14:52 May 10, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Achszählgrundstellung
Technical railroad term from Germany; context unavailable.
ATC
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Local time: 01:39
axle counter normal position
Explanation:
Achszähler is also a wheel counting device

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Note added at 2002-05-10 15:53:40 (GMT)
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AXLE COUNTER

A track clear detection system consisting of counting points at both ends of a section and a counter connected to the counting points. The occupancy of a section is detected by comparing the number of axles which enter the section with the number of axles which leave the section.

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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:39
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axle counter normal position


Explanation:
Achszähler is also a wheel counting device

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Note added at 2002-05-10 15:53:40 (GMT)
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AXLE COUNTER

A track clear detection system consisting of counting points at both ends of a section and a counter connected to the counting points. The occupancy of a section is detected by comparing the number of axles which enter the section with the number of axles which leave the section.



Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:39
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