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03:06 Sep 19, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: scroll
Mécanique
Domaine d'un turbo compresseur industriel
Pat Courbin
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1Volute
Didier LONGUEVILLE
1Spirale
Maya Jurt


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
Spirale


Explanation:
Je ne sais pas si cela convient au contexte. Pourrais vous donner d'autres idées


Domaine(s) : travail des métaux

spiral groove

:spiral slot, spiral scroll
scroll, rainure spirale plane n. f.

Syn.
rainure spirale n. f.

Définition: :
Rainure s'enroulant en spirale dans un même plan. Particulièrement, la rainure d'un mandrin concentrique qui entraîne les mors.

Note :
> spirale (de serrage).





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Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 18:27
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 491
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Volute


Explanation:
Thanks to you, I learned something!

This site contains a picture of the scroll area:
http://members.nbci.com/minimopar/perf/turboinfo.html

This one contains all you need to know about turbos, in french and english
http://perso.club-internet.fr/fabri/sfm/bulletin.htm

Enjoy it.. as much as I did!

Didier LONGUEVILLE
Local time: 18:27
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 122

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Maya Jurt: Yep, I considered that too, but I thought that was for cars???
14 mins
  -> As far as I know turbo compressors, the principle of operation of this section is the same for all kinds of turbos
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