bequilles mecaniques 2 vitesse patins articules

English translation: landing gear

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French term or phrase:béquille
English translation:landing gear
Entered by: Yolanda Broad
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05:44 Jan 22, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: bequilles mecaniques 2 vitesse patins articules
automotive - list of semi-trailer truck parts
charivoss
Local time: 19:34
landing gear
Explanation:
The hinged system at the front of a semi-trailer that supports the trailer when not hitched to the tractor.
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xxxBourth
Local time: 01:34
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1landing gear
xxxBourth
32-speed mechanical struts with hinged skids
David Sirett


  

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2-speed mechanical struts with hinged skids


Explanation:
Literal translation - there may be other more context-specific terms.

David Sirett
Local time: 01:34
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PRO pts in pair: 2045
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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
landing gear


Explanation:
The hinged system at the front of a semi-trailer that supports the trailer when not hitched to the tractor.

xxxBourth
Local time: 01:34
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 18679

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agree  cjohnstone: I much prefer this one though I would not have found it myself !!!
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