étant logé dans un boîtier

French term or phrase:étant logé dans un boîtier
English translation:housed in a case (housing)
Entered by: pooja_chic

08:19 Dec 22, 2010
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Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
French term or phrase: étant logé dans un boîtier
L'invention concerne un appareil electrique modulaire tel un disjoncteur destine a etre fixe de maniere amovible sur un rail de montage, ledit appareil etant compose d'au moins un module et etant loge dans un bOltier de forme sensiblement parallelepipedique, ledit bOltier comprenant une face arriere de fixation au rail, deux faces principales paralleIes entre elles et perpendiculaires a la face arriere, par lesquelles I'appareil peut etre accole a d'autres appareils sur Ie rail, une face avant, deux faces Iaterales paralleles entre elles et perpendiculaires a la face arriere et aux faces principales, dont l'une au moins, dite face de raccordement, comporte des bornes de raccordement, chaque module renfermant une unite de coupure d'une phase ou du neutre, chaque module comportant sur la face de raccordement precitee une borne de raccordement a ladite unite de coupure et un emplacement, la borne et I'emplacement etant decales suivant la profondeur du bOltier, les bornes et emplacements d'un meme niveau de profondeur etant separes deux a deux d'une distance correspondant sensiblement a la larger d'un module.

simply being housed or housed in a case?

I am sorry the the accents are missing in whole text.

Summary of answers provided
3housed in a casing
Louis Cyril P
3set in a housing
Summary of reference entries provided
IEC 60529 - enclosure

Discussion entries: 1



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set in a housing

as it describes its shape afterwards.

Note added at 2 heures (2010-12-22 10:57:11 GMT)

maybe just "housed" is enough?

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housed in a casing


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Reference comments

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Reference: IEC 60529 - enclosure

Reference information:
The professional generic term is "enclosure" for any kind of box, cabinet, housing, etc.

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agree  Bourth (X): Particularly true for a patent, maybe.
53 mins
  -> TNX - some people think "outside the box"
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