light-off

Italian translation: temperatura di abbattimento

22:59 Nov 24, 1999
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: light-off
This term is used in the field of catalytic converters for exhaust gases generated by egines. "Light-off temperature" (T50) is the temperature at which an exhaust gas catalyst begins to convert 50 percent of the waste products of the exhaust gas into carbon dioxide, water, nitrogen and oxygen.
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Italian translation:temperatura di abbattimento
Explanation:
temperatura alla quale inizia il processo di abbattimento delle sostanze nocive presenti nei gas di scarico.
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Josiane Barone
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natemperatura di innesco
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naaccensione
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15 mins
accensione


Explanation:
temperatura d'accensione: quella alla quale un combustibile comincia ad accendersi (Devoto-Oli)

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2 hrs
temperatura di innesco


Explanation:
reference found in the Eurodicautom web site.
"innesco" is used for gases when it is meant that a "reaction" or an action is starting.


    Reference: http://eurodic.echo.lu
Irene Berri
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7 hrs
temperatura di abbattimento


Explanation:
temperatura alla quale inizia il processo di abbattimento delle sostanze nocive presenti nei gas di scarico.

Josiane Barone
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