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English translation: Fusion splices

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Portuguese term or phrase:Fusões
English translation:Fusion splices
Entered by: suesimons
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17:45 Jun 29, 2004
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / Wind farms
Portuguese term or phrase: Fusões
This is a list of things:
"O ambito de fornecimento relativo à fibra óptica resume-se ao fornecimento e instalação da FO em vala acompanhando os cabos de MV e à execução de 2 fusões para aplicação de conectores em cada extremidade do cabo FO."

Something to do with junctions?? I'm in a blur!!
Would appreciate some suggestions. And thanks.
suesimons
Local time: 23:29
splices
Explanation:
cables are spliced together, are they not? :) ie fusão..to merger..you ''merge" them by splicing them together

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Note added at 52 mins (2004-06-29 18:38:09 GMT)
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thanx to Robert, it then is:

FINAL: fusion splices
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Jane Lamb-Ruiz
Grading comment
Many thanks, Jane. Also Robert.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Fusões
splices


Explanation:
cables are spliced together, are they not? :) ie fusão..to merger..you ''merge" them by splicing them together

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 52 mins (2004-06-29 18:38:09 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

thanx to Robert, it then is:

FINAL: fusion splices

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Many thanks, Jane. Also Robert.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Robert Tucker: A fiber optic splice makes a permanent joint between two fibers or two groups of fibers. There are two types of fiber optic splices--mechanical splices and fusion splices. www.tpub.com/neets/tm/108.htm Also two-fibre connectors ...
29 mins
  -> thank you for the reference

agree  Javier Ramos
1 hr

agree  Joao Vieira
3 hrs

agree  Henrique Magalhaes
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