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English translation: bogie body/superstructure/unit

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09:57 Jan 9, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: bogie caisse
Part of a freight train.
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 15:37
English translation:bogie body/superstructure/unit
Explanation:

bogie

Terme(s) apparenté(s)
truck
bogie n. m.

Déf. :
Chariot à deux essieux (soit 4 roues) sur lequel est articulé par pivot le châssis d'une locomotive ou d'un wagon pour leur permettre notamment de prendre les courbes.

ROLLING STOCK

As the track forces exerting by tilting trains on existing rails are greater than conventionally-bogied*** rolling stock, this was the preferred option for use on the twisting, undulating terrain of the Swiss rail system.

http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/sbb/index.html#sb...


Website for the railway industry:

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.railway-technology....

I really can't figure out what the 'box' is but I suggest the above. See Google under 'bogie caisse'.

Selected response from:

xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 15:37
Grading comment
Certainly sounds like the best choice, though one can really put one's foot in when it comes to railways. (Told them I didn't want the job, but...)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nabogie body/superstructure/unitxxxLia Fail
nafemale center plate OR truck center plateAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nabody-braced truckLouis RIOUAL


  

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41 mins
body-braced truck


Explanation:
TERMIUM

Louis RIOUAL
Local time: 15:37
PRO pts in pair: 238
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44 mins
female center plate OR truck center plate


Explanation:
Dans le domaine de l'équipement ferroviaire

liaison caisse-bogie


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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 15:37
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 187
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45 mins
bogie body/superstructure/unit


Explanation:

bogie

Terme(s) apparenté(s)
truck
bogie n. m.

Déf. :
Chariot à deux essieux (soit 4 roues) sur lequel est articulé par pivot le châssis d'une locomotive ou d'un wagon pour leur permettre notamment de prendre les courbes.

ROLLING STOCK

As the track forces exerting by tilting trains on existing rails are greater than conventionally-bogied*** rolling stock, this was the preferred option for use on the twisting, undulating terrain of the Swiss rail system.

http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/sbb/index.html#sb...


Website for the railway industry:

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.railway-technology....

I really can't figure out what the 'box' is but I suggest the above. See Google under 'bogie caisse'.



xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 15:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 60
Grading comment
Certainly sounds like the best choice, though one can really put one's foot in when it comes to railways. (Told them I didn't want the job, but...)

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