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kick pipe

French translation: tuyau de protection

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07:53 Feb 10, 2012
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation / Secteur minier
English term or phrase: kick pipe
All earthing conductors will be protected by a “kick pipe” at ground level to prevent mechanical damage to the conductor.
Christophe M.
South Africa
Local time: 17:06
French translation:tuyau de protection
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florence metzger
Local time: 16:06
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3 +1tuyau de protection
florence metzger



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tuyau de protection

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florence metzger
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neutral  Tony M: Mightn't this be one of those situations where 'fourreau' would be applicable?
9 mins
  -> fourreau, enveloppe

agree  FX Fraipont: tube de protection - http://www.vega.com/downloads/BA/12274-FR.pdf - "La mise à la terre externe du .... VDE avec tube de protection métallique"
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  -> tube, enveloppe...
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