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Rail Car Mover

French translation: locotracteur

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English term or phrase:Rail Car Mover
French translation:locotracteur
Entered by: Lavinia Pirlog
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20:29 Oct 20, 2013
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
English term or phrase: Rail Car Mover
Mobile Rail Car Mover
Advanced Design Rail Shunter
Maximum Tractive Effort
Height: 3.4 M
Length: 6.1 M
12,500 Kilograms (on straight, dry & level track)
Able to pull over 1,200 tonnes of wagon weight.
Lavinia Pirlog
Romania
Local time: 08:28
locotracteur
Explanation:
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Note added at 22 mins (2013-10-20 20:51:41 GMT)
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http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locotracteur

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Note added at 31 mins (2013-10-20 21:01:17 GMT)
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Ici je pense qu'on peut parler également de "locotracteur rail-route"

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ou "rail-route"
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pecheurt
France
Local time: 07:28
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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
rail car mover
locotracteur


Explanation:
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Note added at 22 mins (2013-10-20 20:51:41 GMT)
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http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locotracteur

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Note added at 31 mins (2013-10-20 21:01:17 GMT)
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Ici je pense qu'on peut parler également de "locotracteur rail-route"

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Note added at 33 mins (2013-10-20 21:03:20 GMT)
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ou "rail-route"

pecheurt
France
Local time: 07:28
Works in field
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in category: 4
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you. But I thought shunter was locotracteur....


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  FX Fraipont: locotracteur rail-route "http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locotracteur‎ " Locotracteur ... Certains modèles, appelés rail-route peuvent s'élever sur des pneus..."
8 hrs
  -> merci !

agree  polyglot45: also known (BE) as a light rail motor tractor
11 hrs
  -> merci !

agree  Savvas SEIMANIDIS
13 hrs
  -> merci !
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