points rentrants

English translation: pinch points

11:13 Nov 26, 2019
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Lifts/elevators
French term or phrase: points rentrants
I understand this to mean protective guards to bits of the pulley that could trap and pull in peoples fingers or clothing. However, I'd appreciate confirmation and also ideas on a clear and concise translation.

"seule la poulie de tête du limiteur de vitesse n'est pas équipé de protections de points rentrants"
B D Finch
France
Local time: 08:50
English translation:pinch points
Explanation:
this is one common phrase. See references
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SafeTex
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Local time: 08:50
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4pinch points
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points rentrants = angles retrants
SafeTex
points rentrants is pinch points
BOB DE DENUS

  

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pinch points


Explanation:
this is one common phrase. See references


    https://ag-safety.extension.org/mechanical-hazards-pinch-points/
    https://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/16724-beware-of-pinch-points
SafeTex
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Thanks
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Asker: Thanks, that seems very likely, particularly in view of the French reference you give in your Reference comment.

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Reference: points rentrants = angles retrants

Reference information:
Hello

For me, you are absolutely right and the reference confirms this


    Reference: http://www.irsst.qc.ca/media/documents/pubirsst/RG-552-Secti...
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Reference: points rentrants is pinch points

Reference information:
Pinch points


    Reference: http://www.irsst.qc.ca/media/documents/pubirsst/RG-552-Secti...
BOB DE DENUS
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Asker: Thanks Bob. That's the same, very useful and clear, reference that SafeTex had already posted in his reference comment.

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