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Trimmer auto switch

Spanish translation: autoconmutador de ajuste fino


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English term or phrase:Trimmer auto switch
Spanish translation:autoconmutador de ajuste fino
Entered by: Alejandro Umerez
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10:20 Mar 29, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Electronics / Elect Eng
English term or phrase: Trimmer auto switch
Contexto: with one switch, various sized work pieces can be detected by the difference of more than 0.05 mm.

Va montado sobre un actuador.
Patricia Posadas
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autoconmutador de ajuste fino
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Alejandro Umerez
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¡Gracias a todos!
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4 +1autoconmutador de ajuste fino
Alejandro Umerez
3 +1trimmer, sintonizador
Robert Tucker

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autoconmutador de ajuste fino


Alejandro Umerez
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¡Gracias a todos!

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agree  Pablo Grosschmid
5 hrs

neutral  Horacio Menendez: trimmer se suele dejar en inglés...
22 hrs
  -> Gracias Horacio, esa es una alternativa válida.
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
trimmer, sintonizador

trimmer [English] = trimmer (trimming capacitor), sintonizador (tuner) [Spanish]

If 'trimmer' is not relating to the piece of machinery as a whole, then probably it will be relating to a fine adjustment of an electronic circuit, unless there is some sort of fine mechanical adjustment on the autoswitch or the 'fine-trimming' itself can be switched in or out automatically. Without more context, one cannot really say.

'Trimmer' was (and is?) the name given to the small adjustable capacitor for fine-tuning a short-wave radio. It can be applied to any component that finely adjusts an electronic circuit:
P-197 Power Supply Board
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... the connector. First of all set trimmer resistor R4 so the tab on the knurl of the control faces transistor Q1. With power applied ...

Robert Tucker
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agree  Horacio Menendez: OK...
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