test au vide

English translation: vacuum leak test

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17:56 Jun 11, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals / facility compliance report
French term or phrase: test au vide
test au vide – in reference to an autoclave.
Il est remarqué qu'il n'est pas mis en œuvre, en prérequis de la qualification, le test au vide et le test de qualité de vapeur.
Is this a vacuum test, or a test with a load present in the autoclave?
Sue Davis
France
Local time: 17:55
English translation:vacuum leak test
Explanation:

http://www.sf2s-sterilisation.fr/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/...
Vacuum leak test for autoclave
A typical Vacuum Leak Test Cycle will consist of three vacuum/pressure pulses followed by a 15 minute dwell period at deep vacuum. ... The Bowie-Dick test andVacuum Leak test are simple operational checks that should be incorporated into the Standard Operating Procedures wherever prevacuum autoclaves are used.



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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:55
Grading comment
Sorry Liz I I thought I had done this
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4 +3vacuum leak test
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vacuum leak test


Explanation:

http://www.sf2s-sterilisation.fr/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/...
Vacuum leak test for autoclave
A typical Vacuum Leak Test Cycle will consist of three vacuum/pressure pulses followed by a 15 minute dwell period at deep vacuum. ... The Bowie-Dick test andVacuum Leak test are simple operational checks that should be incorporated into the Standard Operating Procedures wherever prevacuum autoclaves are used.



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Note added at 20 mins (2018-06-11 18:16:53 GMT)
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http://www.btb.termiumplus.gc.ca/tpv2alpha/alpha-eng.html?la...

liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:55
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Grading comment
Sorry Liz I I thought I had done this
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thanks Liz, I had considered that but I believe vacuum leak test is usually test de vide?


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agree  Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
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agree  philgoddard
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