palé

English translation: (cross-)bracing

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French term or phrase:palé
English translation:(cross-)bracing
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04:38 Feb 26, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Leasing contract
French term or phrase: palé
palées de stabilité en croix de St. André positionnées en fonction de l'implantation des portes et chassis.

I have not been able to make out what this means. I will be thankful to your assistance.

This phrase appears under the heading "ossatures secondaire".
narasimha
India
Local time: 14:20
(cross-)bracing
Explanation:
You need to look at the term as a whole.
This GDT entry explains what it is, without suggesting an actual translation for it. My suggestuon is based on the explanation of its form and function.
But this may possible open up further avenues for you to research...

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Tony M
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3 +3(cross-)bracing
Tony M
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Previous questions and dictionary entry
philgoddard
en croix de St. André
Daryo

  

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palée de stabilité
(cross-)bracing


Explanation:
You need to look at the term as a whole.
This GDT entry explains what it is, without suggesting an actual translation for it. My suggestuon is based on the explanation of its form and function.
But this may possible open up further avenues for you to research...

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Note added at 2 heures (2018-02-26 07:08:48 GMT)
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http://www.granddictionnaire.com/ficheOqlf.aspx?Id_Fiche=898...

Tony M
France
Local time: 10:50
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Thank you for your help

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agree  Anne Bohy
3 hrs
  -> Merci, Bohy !

agree  philgoddard: Or, as in my reference comments, "sway frame".
10 hrs
  -> Thanks, Phil!

agree  Daryo
12 hrs
  -> Thanks, Daryo!
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Reference comments


3 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Reference: Previous questions and dictionary entry

Reference information:
http://fr.glosbe.com/fr/en/palée de stabilité

http://www.proz.com/kudoz/french_to_english/construction_civ...


    Reference: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/french_to_english/energy_power_gen...
philgoddard
United States
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Note to reference poster
Asker: i understand what it means but how does it fit in here. Can you translate the sentence for me? What is St. André cross here?


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agree  Tony M
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Reference: en croix de St. André

Reference information:
croix de St. André = a cross that is linking diagonally opposite corners - as opposed to a normal/usual cross made of a vertical and a horizontal part.

palées de stabilité en croix de St. André
=
diagonally connected stabilising cross-frame [the most stable shape / the most resistant to deformation, BTW]

see:

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/1/10/Fl...
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croix_de_saint_André

Daryo
United Kingdom
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Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian, Native in FrenchFrench
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Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Tony M: X-shaped — what we would normally call a 'cross' in EN, but not a 'croix' in FR.
4 mins
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