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English translation: excessive outrigger span/footprint

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17:38 Mar 5, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / cranes
Italian term or phrase: APERTURA ZAMPE ECCESSIVA
List of repairs for crane
richardwright
Italy
Local time: 19:59
English translation:excessive outrigger span/footprint
Explanation:

http://www.liftandaccess.com/index.php?id=1139
"There are a variety of outrigger patterns. Not only can the length of each outrigger be varied, but the outrigger leg can also be swung horizontally so it is situated at different angles to the chassis. The narrowest is 14.27’ X 14.27’ with 21.65’ X 21.65’ being the widest position. I am told that in the mid-position, which is about a 19’ X19’ footprint"

Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1) - Cite This Source
out·rig·ger /ˈaʊtˌrɪgər/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[out-rig-er] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
–noun 6. a structure extending outward from a vehicle, vessel, or aircraft to increase stability or provide support for something.
7. a projecting beam, as for supporting a hoisting tackle.
8. a horizontal steel beam extending the base of a crane.

American Heritage Dictionary - Cite This Source out·rig·ger (out'rĭg'ər) Pronunciation Key
n.
A projecting frame extending laterally beyond the main structure of a vehicle, aircraft, or machine to stabilize the structure or support an extending part.
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excessive outrigger span/footprint


Explanation:

http://www.liftandaccess.com/index.php?id=1139
"There are a variety of outrigger patterns. Not only can the length of each outrigger be varied, but the outrigger leg can also be swung horizontally so it is situated at different angles to the chassis. The narrowest is 14.27’ X 14.27’ with 21.65’ X 21.65’ being the widest position. I am told that in the mid-position, which is about a 19’ X19’ footprint"

Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1) - Cite This Source
out·rig·ger /ˈaʊtˌrɪgər/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[out-rig-er] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
–noun 6. a structure extending outward from a vehicle, vessel, or aircraft to increase stability or provide support for something.
7. a projecting beam, as for supporting a hoisting tackle.
8. a horizontal steel beam extending the base of a crane.

American Heritage Dictionary - Cite This Source out·rig·ger (out'rĭg'ər) Pronunciation Key
n.
A projecting frame extending laterally beyond the main structure of a vehicle, aircraft, or machine to stabilize the structure or support an extending part.



    Reference: http://carolinacranerepair.com/usedcranes.htm
Rosanna Palermo
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