Kühlregister /Pendelklappe

English translation: cooling register / swivel flap

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German term or phrase:Kühlregister /Pendelklappe
English translation:cooling register / swivel flap
Entered by: Elisa Capelão

10:37 Aug 22, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Kühlregister /Pendelklappe
Rauchanlagen:
Checkliste:
Die Kühlmaschine für das Kühlregister ist in Betrieb
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Funktion der Pendelkappe (ausreichendes Spiel) überprüfen
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 19:56
cooling register / swivel flap
Explanation:
Pieces of dry ice are inserted into a smoke machine through a swivel flap/hatch, where they get sprayed with water, which in return produces the show "smoke". To prevent "smoke" from coming out where it's not supposed to, the flap/hatch needs to slide/swivel smoothely, otherwise it would stay open.
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Roland Grefer
Local time: 14:56
Grading comment
Thank you very much to both for your help!
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Summary of answers provided
na +1cooling register / swivel flap
Roland Grefer
na -1cooling register / rotary lock
Mats Wiman


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): -1
cooling register / rotary lock


Explanation:
Ernst:
Pendelklappe f / shuttle valve, rotary lock
Pendelklappe f / rotary lock

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 20:56
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in category: 33

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Roland Grefer: this is about smoke machines, thus most likely refering to the hatch for the dry ice feed
13 mins
  -> OK, you seem to know the theme, but rotary lock is no contradiction is it?
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20 mins peer agreement (net): +1
cooling register / swivel flap


Explanation:
Pieces of dry ice are inserted into a smoke machine through a swivel flap/hatch, where they get sprayed with water, which in return produces the show "smoke". To prevent "smoke" from coming out where it's not supposed to, the flap/hatch needs to slide/swivel smoothely, otherwise it would stay open.

Roland Grefer
Local time: 14:56
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thank you very much to both for your help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johanna Timm, PhD: yes.
4 hrs
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