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English translation: single-lever

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Italian term or phrase:monoleva
English translation:single-lever
Entered by: Robert Mongiello
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17:28 Oct 26, 2006
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Italian term or phrase: monoleva
Here's the whole sentence: "LA MONOLEVA DELLE MARCE STRISCIA SULLA TAPPEZZERIA A DX, IMPEDENDO UNO SCORREVOLE MOVIMENTO DELLA LEVA E ROVINANDO LA TAPPEZZERIA."
Robert Mongiello
Local time: 06:25
single-lever
Explanation:
single-lever control

Basically a single lever that controls both the throttle/engine speed and gearbox/forward-astern

A double lever system with have one lever for the throttle and one for the gearshift

Here’s some pics

http://images.google.it/images?hl=it&client=firefox-a&rls=or...

http://images.google.it/images?svnum=10&hl=it&lr=&client=fir...



Single lever / dual action control to operate both throttle and shift

And bilingual reference
http://www.google.it/search?hl=it&client=firefox-a&rls=org.m...




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Note added at 1 hr (2006-10-26 18:51:34 GMT)
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What they’re saying is “the gear lever is messing up my carpet dude”
;-)
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Jo Macdonald
Spain
Local time: 06:25
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single-lever


Explanation:
single-lever control

Basically a single lever that controls both the throttle/engine speed and gearbox/forward-astern

A double lever system with have one lever for the throttle and one for the gearshift

Here’s some pics

http://images.google.it/images?hl=it&client=firefox-a&rls=or...

http://images.google.it/images?svnum=10&hl=it&lr=&client=fir...



Single lever / dual action control to operate both throttle and shift

And bilingual reference
http://www.google.it/search?hl=it&client=firefox-a&rls=org.m...




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Note added at 1 hr (2006-10-26 18:51:34 GMT)
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What they’re saying is “the gear lever is messing up my carpet dude”
;-)


Jo Macdonald
Spain
Local time: 06:25
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 77
Grading comment
thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Daniela Zambrini: yes, I think you can avoid adding "single": the gear lever :-) ciao Jo!
13 mins
  -> Ciao Dani ;-)

agree  poly: yep
1 hr
  -> Thanks petit poly

agree  clarinet3: agree
21 hrs
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