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feathering the blades

Dutch translation: propellorbladen in vaanstand zetten

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17:43 Apr 11, 2005
English to Dutch translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial
English term or phrase: feathering the blades
Nog een windturbine uitdrukking die ik niet helemaal kan thuisbrengen. Ik vermoed dat de wieken in de vaanstand gezet worden, wie heeft een beter idee?
Harmen Rijks
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:36
Dutch translation:propellorbladen in vaanstand zetten
jouw eigen suggestie lijkt mij perfect ;-)
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Harry Borsje
Local time: 10:36
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4 +1propellorbladen in vaanstand zetten
Harry Borsje



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propellorbladen in vaanstand zetten

jouw eigen suggestie lijkt mij perfect ;-)

Harry Borsje
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agree  Jack den Haan: Maar dan wel: turbinebladen i.p.v. propellorbladen. Die hebben betrekking op voortstuwing, en het is niet te hopen dat daarvan sprake is bij die windturbine van Harmen. Er is al genoeg (dieren- c.q. vogel)leed veroorzaakt door die krengen...
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