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English term or phrase:finger-safe
Italian translation:salvadita
Entered by: Barbara Salardi
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15:03 Mar 11, 2008
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Other
English term or phrase: finger-safe
Touch protection against direct contact according
to EN 50274
These regulations apply for the design of electrical equipment
and its installation in electrical installations with rated voltages
up to 1000 V AC or 1500 V DC – regarding protection against
direct contact, where there are actuators (pushbuttons, toggle
levers etc.) located in the direct vicinity of parts which are live or
dangerous to touch.
"Finger-safe" relates only to the operating device (actuator) and
only in the normal direction of actuation. A minimum distance of
r = 30 mm in radius from the center point of the device to any live
parts must be ensured.
The degree of protection IP20 is a more enhanced touch
protection against direct contact than "finger-safe". It constitutes
protection against direct contact with electrical equipment from
all directions. Devices with "finger-safe" protection against direct
contact and degree of protection IP00 can be assigned with
additional protection against direct contact by shrouding if
Cristina Giannetti
Local time: 10:52
Protezione salvadita
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Barbara Salardi
Local time: 10:52
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4 +1Protezione salvadita
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Patrizia Detassis



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Protezione salvadita


Barbara Salardi
Local time: 10:52
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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a prova di elettrocuzione


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Apr 13, 2008 - Changes made by Barbara Salardi:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/38097">Cristina Giannetti's</a> old entry - "finger-safe" » "Protezione salvadita"

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