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exosonda

English translation: depth finder/echo sounder

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Portuguese term or phrase:ecosonda
English translation:depth finder/echo sounder
Entered by: Kathryn Litherland
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18:46 Feb 16, 2009
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci / communication equipment on ship
Portuguese term or phrase: exosonda
2 motores principais de 15000 BHP e 750 RPM, 2 propulsores de 3400mm, 2 geradores principais de 312 Kw e 440 Volts e rotação máxima de 900 RMP, transponder, radar, rádios VHF bi-direcionais, bússola, GPS, sistema de identificação automática (AIS), sistema de controle de velocidade e distância, exosonda, GMDSS, VHF EPIRDB
marina hennies
Brazil
Local time: 22:36
depth finder/echo sounder
Explanation:
Should probably be ecosonda

http://www.woxikon.com/spa/ecosonda.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echo_sounder
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Kathryn Litherland
United States
Local time: 21:36
Grading comment
thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2depth finder/echo sounder
Kathryn Litherland


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
depth finder/echo sounder


Explanation:
Should probably be ecosonda

http://www.woxikon.com/spa/ecosonda.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echo_sounder

Kathryn Litherland
United States
Local time: 21:36
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 36
Grading comment
thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Michael Powers (PhD): I like "depth finder" - Mike :)
10 mins

agree  Paulo Eduardo - Pro Knowledge: I agree with Mike an you. It as an echo sound, usually called a depth finer.
11 mins
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Feb 16, 2009 - Changes made by Kathryn Litherland:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/102314">marina hennies's</a> old entry - "exosonda" » "depth finder/echo sounder"


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