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English translation: T-bolt

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Dutch term or phrase:T-bout
English translation:T-bolt
Entered by: Shilpa Dawda
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19:38 Nov 12, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: T-bout
T-bout construction - rotor blade construction
Shilpa Dawda
India
Local time: 14:53
t-bolt
Explanation:
http://www.arrakis.nl/wind energy.html
The blade root connection requires a composite-to-metal interface, and several solutions are currently offered. Glassfibre blades may incorporate threaded studs bonded or mechanically located in the root laminate. With the T-bolt connection (inevitably known as the 'IKEA' connection because of its original use in the furniture industry) threaded studs project from the blade root, into which they are mechanically located by a ring of circular nuts.

Groeten,
Carla
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Carla Zwanenberg
Netherlands
Local time: 10:23
Grading comment
thanks. great reference.
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t-bolt


Explanation:
http://www.arrakis.nl/wind energy.html
The blade root connection requires a composite-to-metal interface, and several solutions are currently offered. Glassfibre blades may incorporate threaded studs bonded or mechanically located in the root laminate. With the T-bolt connection (inevitably known as the 'IKEA' connection because of its original use in the furniture industry) threaded studs project from the blade root, into which they are mechanically located by a ring of circular nuts.

Groeten,
Carla


    Reference: http://www.arrakis.nl/wind%20energy.html
Carla Zwanenberg
Netherlands
Local time: 10:23
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 187
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thanks. great reference.
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