a leading-trealing she arregement

14:05 Dec 19, 2000
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: a leading-trealing she arregement
There are two basic systems of brake shoe operation used in drum brakes:

- twin leading she design
- a leading-trealing she arregement

Summary of answers provided
nadisposición de freno de segmento de entrada/colgante
Yolanda Broad



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disposición de freno de segmento de entrada/colgante

(1) here is the correct English, for everything that I could decipher--twin leading shoe design

... Final drive is by chain. The wheels are laced, and feature drum brakes at both ends, with a twin leading shoe design in front. Both side and center stands are ... www.teleport.com/~chalu/enfield.htm

... assembly within the wheel hub is a complex affair. For increased efficiency, it is a twin leading shoe design. This means that both brake shoes in each hub ... www.ttas.co.uk/towsafe.braking.html

Leading [???] shoe arrangement

(2) Some Spanish:

According to Termium, "leading shoe" belongs to the third category in the example, below: *freno de segmento*

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... Balatas para todo tipo de vehiculos. Freno de disco, de aire, de segmento y en rollo asi como laminas y tramos. Nuestros productos. ... Tarjeta de presentación. ...

According to Termium, "leading" = *primario*, but I can't find any examples of this in my Google searches. However, I did find *de entrada* for *leading*, and for *trailing*: *colgante*, in the following glossary of aircraft parts:

    Reference: http://www.aero-net.com.ar/dicEspIng.htm#E
Yolanda Broad
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