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power-to-weight ratio

German translation: Leistungsgewicht

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English term or phrase:power-to-weight ratio
German translation:Leistungsgewicht
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14:48 Jul 30, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: power-to-weight ratio
The simple two-stroke engine has long been the most popular engine in this sector due to its simplicity, high power-to-weight ratio and low cost of manufacture
xxxoligu1
Local time: 11:35
Leistungsgewicht
Explanation:
indicated in KG/kW
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Michael Scheidler
Local time: 12:35
Grading comment
Thank you. I just asked my teacher in technical translation and he says the same!
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1Leistungs/Gewicht-VerhältnisRandi Stenstrop
najust for confirmation I found a lot an websites on this
Michael Scheidler
naAnother typoRandi Stenstrop
naLeistung/Gewicht-VerhältnisRandi Stenstrop
na -1Leistungsgewicht
Michael Scheidler


  

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15 mins peer agreement (net): -1
Leistungsgewicht


Explanation:
indicated in KG/kW


    Kucera compact dictionary
Michael Scheidler
Local time: 12:35
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 228
Grading comment
Thank you. I just asked my teacher in technical translation and he says the same!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  xxxJon Zuber: kg/kW is weight (strictly speaking, mass) to power.
6 mins
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20 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Leistungs/Gewicht-Verhältnis


Explanation:
wegen ..., hoher hohe Leistung/Gewicht-Verhältnis ....

One of many examples:

Ein hydropneumatisches Fahrwerk mit einer von MOWAG konstruierten Höhenregulierung für sämtliche Räder in Verbindung mit dem neuen Radsystem mit CTIS und ABS sowie Antriebsgruppen mit einem hohen Leistung/Gewicht-Verhältnis hat zu einer Klasse von Fahrzeugen geführt, die mit derjenigen von Kettenfahrzeugen vergleichbar ist.


    Reference: http://www.mowag.ch/De/WehrtechnikDe/PIRANHADe/PIRANHA3De/PI...
Randi Stenstrop
Local time: 12:35
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
PRO pts in pair: 98

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yves Georges: besser geht's nicht
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23 mins
Leistung/Gewicht-Verhältnis


Explanation:
This is just to correct type in my earlier reply, which had an -s that should not be there.

Randi Stenstrop
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26 mins
Another typo


Explanation:
I must be tired now. What I meant was that I just wanted to correct the typo!

Randi Stenstrop
Local time: 12:35
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31 mins
just for confirmation I found a lot an websites on this


Explanation:
... Der neue 911 GT3 besitzt ein Leistungsgewicht von 5,09 kg/kW (911 Typ 993 RS: 5,75
kg/kW). Dies wurde nicht nur durch die Erhöhung der Motorleistung erreicht ...
www.porsche.com/german/911/modelle/gt3/antrieb/leistungsgew...
And strangely enough Kucera's unit of measurement was correct.

Michael Scheidler
Local time: 12:35
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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