boîte d'échangeur

English translation: heat exchanger (unit)

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French term or phrase:boîte d\'échangeur
English translation:heat exchanger (unit)
Entered by: Louise Etheridge

13:04 Nov 18, 2013
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Accidents in the workplace
French term or phrase: boîte d'échangeur
This appears in the transcription of a documentary about accidents in the workplace.

'On faisait un remontage de boite d'échangeur'.

I imagine that they might be referring to a junction box but I can't seem to find this term translated as such anywhere.

Many thanks!
Louise Etheridge
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:49
heat exchanger (unit)
Explanation:
Difficult without more context, but it could well be a heat exchanger. The works are usually hidden in a housing, forming a heat exchanger or heat exchanger unit. They can be of any size and can cause accidents.
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Bruce Bracken
France
Local time: 04:49
Grading comment
Many thanks for your help Bruce!
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boite d'échangeur
heat exchanger (unit)


Explanation:
Difficult without more context, but it could well be a heat exchanger. The works are usually hidden in a housing, forming a heat exchanger or heat exchanger unit. They can be of any size and can cause accidents.


Example sentence(s):
  • A heat exchanger, identified as E2314, ruptured on the shell side, releasing vapors that were ignited

    https://www.osha.gov/pls/imis/accidentsearch.accident_detail?id=514927
Bruce Bracken
France
Local time: 04:49
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
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Many thanks for your help Bruce!
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Asker: Many thanks for your help Bruce!

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