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Rechenreinigungsmaschine

English translation: grating cleaning machine / trash-rack cleaning machine

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13:35 Jun 11, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Rechenreinigungsmaschine
The text is about a pumping station in Egypt,used for irrigating the eastern Nile delta. The customer "lieferte die PUmpen und übernahm die Montage von Antriebsmotoren, Steuerung, Getriebe, Rechenreinigungsmaschine und Stahlwasserbau."
Heather Starastin
Canada
Local time: 03:15
English translation:grating cleaning machine / trash-rack cleaning machine
Explanation:
A Rechen is a grating (or 'trash rack') that prevents debris from entering into a pipe, culvert or flue. The Rechenreinigungsmaschine is the machine that cleans the grating.

in ref 1, it is translated as 'trash-rack cleaning machine.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 09:15
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Thank you very much - also for the super explanation!
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grating cleaning machine / trash-rack cleaning machine


Explanation:
A Rechen is a grating (or 'trash rack') that prevents debris from entering into a pipe, culvert or flue. The Rechenreinigungsmaschine is the machine that cleans the grating.

in ref 1, it is translated as 'trash-rack cleaning machine.


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Ken Cox
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Thank you very much - also for the super explanation!

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