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freeze plug

French translation: bouchon de dilatation

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16:34 Jul 18, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: freeze plug
Core Plug – A small metal disc that is force-fit into an opening in the water jacket of an engine block. If the coolant freezes, one or more core plugs may pop out to relieve pressure so that the block does not fracture. Also called a freeze plug.
Robert Ring
Canada
Local time: 15:01
French translation:bouchon de dilatation
Explanation:
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expansion plug

Shallow concave discs used to plug core holes in castings, to provide outlet for expansion of freezing water in motor blocks, to close drill holes in automobile crankshafts which have been drilled for oil circulation, etc.


Note :


The freeze plug is a disc or cup-shaped metal device inserted in a hole in a casting through which core was removed when casting was formed. Also known as a "core hole plug" or "expansion plug".
Syn.
core plug
core hole plug
core-hole plug
freeze plug
frost plug
welch plug


bouchon expansible n m

Disque métallique qui obture toute ouverture laissée sur le
bloc-moteur lors de sa construction et qu'il faut remplacer s'il laissecouler du liquide de refroidissement.
Note :
((Dans la source citée, l'entrée se lit comme suit :)) bouchons
expansibles pour la construction automobile.
Syn.
bouchon obturateur n m
bouchon de dilatation n m
pastille d'obturation n f
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Etienne Amblard
Local time: 21:01
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nabouchon de dilatationEtienne Amblard
nabonde anti-gelAndre Argaud


  

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bonde anti-gel


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Andre Argaud
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bouchon de dilatation


Explanation:
Réponse donnée par Le Grend Dictionnaire Terminologique
expansion plug

Shallow concave discs used to plug core holes in castings, to provide outlet for expansion of freezing water in motor blocks, to close drill holes in automobile crankshafts which have been drilled for oil circulation, etc.


Note :


The freeze plug is a disc or cup-shaped metal device inserted in a hole in a casting through which core was removed when casting was formed. Also known as a "core hole plug" or "expansion plug".
Syn.
core plug
core hole plug
core-hole plug
freeze plug
frost plug
welch plug


bouchon expansible n m

Disque métallique qui obture toute ouverture laissée sur le
bloc-moteur lors de sa construction et qu'il faut remplacer s'il laissecouler du liquide de refroidissement.
Note :
((Dans la source citée, l'entrée se lit comme suit :)) bouchons
expansibles pour la construction automobile.
Syn.
bouchon obturateur n m
bouchon de dilatation n m
pastille d'obturation n f

Etienne Amblard
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Have a nice summer.
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