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21:52 Apr 23, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / railroads
English term or phrase: patches
the name,inSpanish,of the contact point of the wheel with the track.
for standard gauge railways the distance from one contact patch yo the other is 1500 mm
Local time: 07:26

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4planos de rodadura o contacto rueda-raíl (riel en LA)
Hector Aires



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planos de rodadura o contacto rueda-raíl (riel en LA)

Desconozco si hay una palabra exacta. No obstante no es un punto sino un plano.
En Brasil le llaman "contacto rueda-riel"

El Étor

Note added at 40 mins (2008-04-23 22:33:03 GMT)

Busqué en la web y en España también le llaman contacto rueda-raíl.

Hector Aires
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