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15:49 May 16, 2002
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Grupo Patrón de FEM
Context:

actualmente disponemos de un grupo patrón de FEM constituído de pilas tipo weston....

I realize that this is not an easy phrase...I misplaced my user id to login to the specialist site and I am still waiting to get a new password from proz.com. However, if anyone out there has come across these terms, I would greatly appreciate your help, as always.
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1EMF Standard Enclosures
Russell Gillis
1standard generator set
Andy Watkinson


  

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standard generator set


Explanation:

"Grupo patrón", I think, could be a standard generator.

FEM = "Estudiar el principio del potenciómetro y medir la fuerza electro motriz (FEM) de una batería seca utilizando el potenciómetro. Determinar la diferencia de potencial y resistencia interna de la batería cuando está alimentando corriente a un circuito."

Best wait for s.o. else.!!




Andy Watkinson
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EMF Standard Enclosures


Explanation:
As already mentioned, fem is "fuerza electro motriz", which is electromotive force in English (EMF).

When being tested, the Weston cells are grouped in an enclosure (which I believe is the translation of "grupo" here".

Patrón of course means "standard".

In a search through the Internet, you can see these enclosures being sold, being called "EMF Standard Enclosures". I am listing a company below that sells this particular product.


    Reference: http://www.emfcompany.com/standard.htm
Russell Gillis
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 667

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agree  xxxR.J.Chadwick: Sounds plausible and well-supported
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