18:13 Jan 29, 2004
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
Dutch term or phrase: gasklapbedienung
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:21

Summary of answers provided
5throttle control
Clover (X)
2 +1attend / operate the gas regulator / throtter (valve)
Henk Peelen



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attend / operate the gas regulator / throtter (valve)


Note added at 2004-01-29 18:49:17 (GMT)

operation of the gas regulator / throtter (valve)
gas regulator / throtter (valve) operation

Note added at 2004-02-02 11:54:33 (GMT)

OK, I think Kate and Eri mean:
operation of the gas regulator / throttle valve

Henk Peelen
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Answer found elsewhere. Thanks.

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agree  Kate Hudson: operate the throttle not throtter
4 hrs

agree  eldira: agree with Kate: throttle
8 hrs

disagree  Clover (X): throttle control or throttle control linkeage is better, I'd think.
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Comment: Answer found elsewhere. Thanks.

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throttle control

with the throttle control you set the position of the throttle (=gasklep) thus adjusting engine speed. On a motorbike it's done by twisting the right hand grip on the handle bar. The throttle is then operated by means of a (Bowden) cable.
hope this helps.
cheers Tom

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