inhibited single strand

English translation: inhibited single strand

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

08:32 Dec 8, 2003
English to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / explosives
English term or phrase: inhibited single strand
"Propellants" that can sustain a steady-state linear burning rate of more than 38 mm/s under standard conditions (as measured in the form of an inhibited single strand) of 6.89 MPa (68.9 bar) pressure and 294K (21 °C);

http://www.wassenaar.org/list/wa-list_02_1ml.pdf

------------------

I especially wonder about the "inhibited"
Jörgen Slet
Estonia
Local time: 15:20
English translation:inhibited single strand
Explanation:
Rocket propellant is produced in 'strands'. Inhibition is treatment to limit the surface area that can burn (see ref.).
Selected response from:

David Sirett
Local time: 14:20
Grading comment
Thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
4inhibited single strand
David Sirett


  

Answers


26 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
inhibited single strand


Explanation:
Rocket propellant is produced in 'strands'. Inhibition is treatment to limit the surface area that can burn (see ref.).


    Reference: http://www.aeroconsystems.com/glossary.htm
David Sirett
Local time: 14:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 301
Grading comment
Thanks
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search