counterweight

German translation: Gegengewicht

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English term or phrase:counterweight
German translation:Gegengewicht
Entered by: Detlef Mahne

06:25 Sep 9, 2008
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Furniture / Household Appliances
English term or phrase: counterweight
standard textile filters should be mounted with the *counterweights* downwards
Self cleaning filters should be mounted with the *counterweight* and springs upwards : between the motor and the textile

Kontext: Zentralstaubsaugersystem für den häuslichen Gebrauch; Einsetzen des Filters
Spricht man denn hier von einem "Ausgleichsgewicht" oder "Gegengewicht"?
Kathrin Wagner
Local time: 10:41
Gegengewicht
Explanation:
Ausgleichsgewicht wird oft im Englischen als counter balance oder balanc(ing) weight bezeichnet
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Detlef Mahne
India
Local time: 15:11
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Gegengewicht


Explanation:
Ausgleichsgewicht wird oft im Englischen als counter balance oder balanc(ing) weight bezeichnet

Detlef Mahne
India
Local time: 15:11
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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