Drop type

22:20 Nov 26, 2018
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English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: Drop type
Check the quantity of fuel in the fuel line.
Check if the fuel including the fuel amount in the fuel tank flows sufficiently in the *drop type*.
Check if the fuel flows with the switch turned ON in the electromagnetic type.
If so, check the fuel pump.

Trata-se do manual de manutenção de um motor diesel

Obrigado :)
Jonatas Ribeiro de Andrade
Local time: 05:35

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4tanque alijável; tanque descartável
Matheus Chaud

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drop tank
tanque alijável; tanque descartável


No caso, o "type" está sendo usado para não repetir a palavra "tank": drop type = drop tank.

O termo técnico é tanque alijável, mas popularmente também chamado de tanque descartável.

drop tank = tanque alijável, tanque descartável

Matheus Chaud
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