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19:54 Jul 7, 2008
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English to French translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
English term or phrase: misaligned track switch
"a *misaligned track switch* caused the rear wheel truck to derail."

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Summary of answers provided
4 +1aiguillage [de voie] mal alignéProelec
3 +1un aiguillage mal aligné/mal enclenchéxxxCMJ_Trans


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30 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
aiguillage [de voie] mal aligné


Explanation:
Cf. :
Section 2F) Stratégies de contrôle du risque - Transports Canada
-aiguillage mal aligné -signalisation et protection des passages à niveau non activés -objets lancés -emballement du matériel -matériel saboté ...
www.tc.gc.ca/Railway/publications/SGS/section2F.html - 37k - En cache - Pages similaires



Proelec
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agree  Arnold007
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32 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
un aiguillage mal aligné/mal enclenché


Explanation:
et truck - = bogie (aux USA)

Donc, l'aiguillage n'étant pas bien FERME le bogie arrière a déraillé

xxxCMJ_Trans
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agree  sophieb
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