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19:52 Jan 14, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Rufunterscheidung
Gong:
B x H x T: 140 x 140 x 54 mm, stufenlos regelbare Lautstärke: max. 80 dB/A, mit dreifacher Rufunterscheidung, Gong kann von verschiedenen Rufstellen als 1-, 2- und 3-Klang-Gong betätigt
Robinshaw
Spain
Local time: 02:34
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1call distinctionAnca Nitu
5Tone / NoteManfred Mondt
4(with three) different chimes
Hermann
4three different tone combinations
Dr. Fred Thomson
3 +1call source differentiationKlaus Dorn


  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
call source differentiation


Explanation:
keeping in line with my other answer...

basically, I would re-arrange the entire sentence:

"the bell can be operated from three different locations omitting three different signals..."

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 04:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johannes Gleim: As I proposed for "Rufstellen"
32 mins
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39 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
call distinction


Explanation:
check this out:

Capability characteristics in the basic execution
: Call clay/tone selection with call distinction for
Door -, floor and internal call


Leistungsmerkmale in der Grundausführung
: Ruftonauswahl mit Rufunterscheidung für
Tür-, Etagen- und Internruf


it would be good to know if it's about telephones/intercom a. similar items or music instruments
good luck anyway




    Reference: http://www.kochreneag.ch/d/load.cfm?ID=d211
Anca Nitu
Local time: 21:34
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in pair: 116

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agree  Johannes Gleim
11 mins
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Tone / Note


Explanation:
In most building supply stores these are known as 2 Tone or 2 Note and also 3 Tone or 3 Note chimes. The two choices above sound too much like distinctive ring as used with a telephone service.


    Reference: http://google.com
Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 21:34
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 252
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
three different tone combinations


Explanation:
Might work.

Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 19:34
Native speaker of: English
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
(with three) different chimes


Explanation:
the chime produces 3 different sounds 1 chime 2 chimes 3 chimes

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Note added at 2003-01-14 23:33:11 (GMT)
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chime ist gleichzeitig der Gong und das von diesem produzierte melodische Signal

Hermann
Local time: 02:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1977
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