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09:49 May 21, 2001
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: drive ratchet (mechanics)
"The drive ratchet and external crank assembly is required to lower the XX Couch manually in the event of power failure, emergency pendant failure, or XX hand pendant failure."

Warning on a radiation therapy couch manual.
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natrinco de catraca
naMecanismo de catraca (veja abaixo)
Brasil Fernandes
namecanismo de catraca
namecanismo de trinqueteTelesforo Fernandez



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mecanismo de trinquete

Em Portugues diz-se " mecanismo de trinquete".
uma palavra bem tecnica.
Muita boa sorte

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mecanismo de catraca

I believe trinquete as suggested is more used in Continental POrt and in Spanish.

In Brazil we use more often mecanismo de catraca.

Check the reference below... it may help you with this and other terms used in your manual... :-)

    Reference: http://www.costex.com/CTP_Home/Multilingual_Handbook/Multili...
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Mecanismo de catraca (veja abaixo)

Sem um contexto mais amplo, fica difícil fornecer uma tradução adequada, mas creio que a primeira parte da sentença poderia ser traduzida assim:

"O conjunto de mecanismo de catraca e manivela externa é necessário para baixar o XX Couch no caso de uma falha de energia....."

Boa sorte

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trinco de catraca


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