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11:12 Nov 21, 2013
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English to Polish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation / mechanizm napędu wyłączników
English term or phrase: latch
Jest to jeden z elementów mechanizmu: OPEN/CLOSE/Zero trip voltage latch. Wyraz nie pojawia się w prawie żadnym kontekście, jedynie przy opisie rysunków. Pojawiła się propozycja tłumaczenia jako "cewka", ale wtedy zdanie "Lubricate latch (1) and latch (2) (Fig. E) using grease L after 2.000 operations." traci większy sens. W innych dokumentach pojawia się np. "closing latch with coil" - str. 29: http://tinyurl.com/kc7cgwy .
Tłumaczony tekst jest pisany po angielsku przez Włochów.
Będę wdzięczny za wszelkie sugestie.
Kuba Kościelniak
Poland
Local time: 17:34
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3rygielPolangmar
3przerzutnik bistabilny
Mariusz Wesolowski


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przerzutnik bistabilny


Explanation:
The term "latch" is sometimes used instead of "flip flop." A flip-flop in electronics is translated into Polish as "przerzutnik bistabilny".

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Note added at 24 mins (2013-11-21 11:36:59 GMT)
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On second thought, maybe "zapadka" would be more appropriate if it's a mechanism that has nothing to do with electronics.

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Note added at 29 mins (2013-11-21 11:42:52 GMT)
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latch-in relay [′lach‚in ′rē‚lā]
(electricity)
A relay that maintains its contacts in the last position assumed, even without coil energization.
Would it be this one?

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Note added at 35 mins (2013-11-21 11:48:10 GMT)
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You could also look up the article on "Relay" in Wikipedia. There is a section on latching relays with photos of the relays.

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Note added at 39 mins (2013-11-21 11:52:13 GMT)
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Latching_relay_bistable_pe...

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Note added at 40 mins (2013-11-21 11:53:17 GMT)
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This is the link to the photo of a latching relay:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Latching_relay_bistable_pe...


    Reference: http://pl.glosbe.com/en/pl/flip-flop
    Reference: http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com/Latch+(electronic)
Mariusz Wesolowski
Canada
Local time: 11:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
Notes to answerer
Asker: Definitely not, it's not a digital part of a circuit... It's a mechanical element comprising a coil and some movable parts.

Asker: @Mariusz, there is also a "catch"... I wonder if I could translate it literally, as "zatrzask" - on the other hand, in similar papers those elements are called "wyzwalacz"/"release", but still I'm not sure if it is the same thing.

Asker: Hmm, as I remeber, a latching relay is a relay that can keep it state (when it's energized and contacts are shorted, they remain in that state after de-energizing). Here we have some kind of electromechanical device comprising a coil - after energizing the coil mechanical catch is actuated, leading to change of the circuit breaker's state...

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12 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
rygiel


Explanation:
elektrorygiel
Lub ogólniej: blokada.

W niektórych tekstach utożsamia się rygiel z (elektro)zaczepem, w innych jest rozróżnienie: http://tinyurl.com/o6cxezq

Polangmar
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Local time: 17:34
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