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puits de terre

English translation: grounding well

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French term or phrase:puits de terre
English translation:grounding well
Entered by: Amy Williams
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19:50 Jun 29, 2003
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: puits de terre
Context: labels for a diagram about installing a video machine on a reinforced concrete base. One of my labels reads "puits de terre". The label is positioned below the concrete slab and pointing down into the earth, but away from cables and the earthing wire.
Amy Williams
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:28
grounding well
Explanation:
piquet métallique (cuivre) enfoncé en terre comme référence de "electrical ground" fort the installation

Procobre Perú - Publications - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Materials to be used in a grounding well, 1st Edition dated December 13, 1999. ... NTP
370.052:1999 MATERIALS TO BE USED IN A GROUNDING WELL. OBJECTIVE. ...
www.procobreperu.org/engpub_ala_ntps.htm - 38k
Health Care Agency: Water Quality Program - Well Permitting - ... - [ Traduire cette page ]
... or destroy any of the following: Agricultural well; Community water
supply well; Electrical grounding well; Individual domestic well; ...
www.ochealthinfo.com/regulatory/water/well/ - 16k - En cache - Pages similaires

8.40.020 Definitions. - [ Traduire cette page ]
... such interchange will result in deterioration of the quality of water in any water-bearing
formations penetrated; (8) “Electrical grounding well” means any ...
www.sloclerkrecorder.org/.../_DATA/TITLE08/Chapter_8_40__CO... 8_40_020_Definitions_.html - 8k




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Note added at 2003-06-29 20:01:27 (GMT)
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as a matter of fact you can also use \"GROUNDING PIT\"

On the Way to Machu Picchu, page 21 - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Gathering Energy. Grounding Pit. Initiation, Dedication, Sacrifice. At dawn,
I walk down the dusty dock and find the boat going to the island Amantani. ...
www.wholeo.net/Trips/Wholeo/BooksOnline/ otwtmp/otwtmpG21f.htm - 6k - En cache - Pages similaires

Procobre Perú - Publications - [ Traduire cette page ]
... SPECIFIC PROVISIONS. There must be electrical continuity of all metal parts of the installation and its connection to the building\'s grounding pit. ...
www.procobreperu.org/engpub_ala_follegal.htm - 101k
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Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 19:28
Grading comment
Thanks for your help.
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grounding well


Explanation:
piquet métallique (cuivre) enfoncé en terre comme référence de "electrical ground" fort the installation

Procobre Perú - Publications - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Materials to be used in a grounding well, 1st Edition dated December 13, 1999. ... NTP
370.052:1999 MATERIALS TO BE USED IN A GROUNDING WELL. OBJECTIVE. ...
www.procobreperu.org/engpub_ala_ntps.htm - 38k
Health Care Agency: Water Quality Program - Well Permitting - ... - [ Traduire cette page ]
... or destroy any of the following: Agricultural well; Community water
supply well; Electrical grounding well; Individual domestic well; ...
www.ochealthinfo.com/regulatory/water/well/ - 16k - En cache - Pages similaires

8.40.020 Definitions. - [ Traduire cette page ]
... such interchange will result in deterioration of the quality of water in any water-bearing
formations penetrated; (8) “Electrical grounding well” means any ...
www.sloclerkrecorder.org/.../_DATA/TITLE08/Chapter_8_40__CO... 8_40_020_Definitions_.html - 8k




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Note added at 2003-06-29 20:01:27 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

***
as a matter of fact you can also use \"GROUNDING PIT\"

On the Way to Machu Picchu, page 21 - [ Traduire cette page ]
... Gathering Energy. Grounding Pit. Initiation, Dedication, Sacrifice. At dawn,
I walk down the dusty dock and find the boat going to the island Amantani. ...
www.wholeo.net/Trips/Wholeo/BooksOnline/ otwtmp/otwtmpG21f.htm - 6k - En cache - Pages similaires

Procobre Perú - Publications - [ Traduire cette page ]
... SPECIFIC PROVISIONS. There must be electrical continuity of all metal parts of the installation and its connection to the building\'s grounding pit. ...
www.procobreperu.org/engpub_ala_follegal.htm - 101k


Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 19:28
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 6500
Grading comment
Thanks for your help.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gayle Wallimann
4 mins

agree  Jacques Ampolini
18 mins

agree  Mirka Machackova
21 mins

agree  xxxBourth: Except that "earthing pit" is what I'm familiar with.
2 hrs

agree  Saleh Ayyub
14 days
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