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15:22 Sep 20, 2000
English to German translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase:traverse
The traverse will then move the spray gun to the end of the machine.
Explanation: Ernst suggests:
traverse (m tools) / Verstellung f
which would seem to fit into your context.
Kucera lists Vorschub and Zustellung
Siemens, Energie- und Automatisierungstechnik, gives Bewegung in the context of machine tools, as well as Zustellung, Gang, Weg, Durchlauf, and Bewegung.
Maybe one of those will work for you.
While I like the suggestion of Schwenkarm, I only found "swivel arm" and "swinging arm" when I checked it the other way around.
And finally, here are some entries from Routledge, although I'm not sure that they'd fit in with your context:
PROD ENG Verschieben nt
traversing mechanism n
NUC TECH thickness gauge Fahrvorrichtung f