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11:59 Sep 27, 2000
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: pusher flights / pusher lugs
carton conveyor,with pusher and retarder lugs, and pusher and retarder flights

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4Mitnehmer oder Wellen
naDruckpropellerflugzeug = pusher flight
Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
naschub- u. verzoegerungsansatz
Dr. Sahib Bleher



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schub- u. verzoegerungsansatz

I can offer Schub- u. Verzoegerungsansatz for pusher and retarder lugs, but must draw a blank for flights.

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Druckpropellerflugzeug = pusher flight

IF the context was aviation, then my answer would fit.
Examples: B-36 or Cessna Skymaster.

    My husband Harley, who used to fly all kinds of planes professionally for 36 years.
Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
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5614 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Mitnehmer oder Wellen

I think the word you are looking for is Mitnehmer or Welle. Flights or lugs are attachments to conveyor systems (belts, chains etc.) that push a product forward.

    Reference: http://www.linguee.de/deutsch-englisch/uebersetzung/mitnehme...
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