allpolig trennender Haupschalter

English translation: all-pole disconnecting main switch

09:06 Oct 26, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / circuit boards
German term or phrase: allpolig trennender Haupschalter
In an installation manual for a control unit for sliding gates
Susan O'Flaherty
Ireland
Local time: 04:55
English translation:all-pole disconnecting main switch
Explanation:
Check the all-pole disconnecting mains switch. • Check the cable joints for proper
fit. • Check the insulation of the cable joints. ...
www.kaldewei.de/downloads/ia/en/ia_vivo-turbo_en.pdf

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Note added at 40 mins (2005-10-26 09:46:57 GMT)
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an alternative would be 'disconnection' instead of 'disconnecting' which also appears in the glossary
(KudoZ) English to Danish translation of all-pole disconnection [Air-conditioners -
Engineering (general) (Tech/Engineering)].
bob.proz.com/kudoz/828417?float=1

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Note added at 10 days (2005-11-05 11:48:02 GMT)
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Considering David's comment, my translation needs to be rephrased.
IMO it's the 'switch'part which is incorrect and it should thus read:
'an all-pole disconnection' of which there are many google hits (UK and US)

This switch must provide all-pole disconnection and a contact. seperation of at
least 3 mm installed in accordance with wiring rules. ...
www.zipheaters.co.uk/O&Ms/ Hydroboil%20plus%201.5-7.5ltr%20Manual.pdf

All-pole disconnection. Full-disconnection. Micro-disconnection. Micro-interruption.
7.30. Proof Tracking Index (PTI) of Insulation Materials (6.13 & Table ...
www.beab.co.uk/dl-techNPW.asp?id=ABLit193a.pdf

This switch must provide all-pole disconnection and a contact separation. of at
least 3mm installed in accordance with wiring rules. ...
www.parex.co.nz/zenith/zenith_ downloads/Zenith_HT_Install.pdf
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all-pole disconnecting main switch


Explanation:
Check the all-pole disconnecting mains switch. • Check the cable joints for proper
fit. • Check the insulation of the cable joints. ...
www.kaldewei.de/downloads/ia/en/ia_vivo-turbo_en.pdf

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Note added at 40 mins (2005-10-26 09:46:57 GMT)
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an alternative would be 'disconnection' instead of 'disconnecting' which also appears in the glossary
(KudoZ) English to Danish translation of all-pole disconnection [Air-conditioners -
Engineering (general) (Tech/Engineering)].
bob.proz.com/kudoz/828417?float=1

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Note added at 10 days (2005-11-05 11:48:02 GMT)
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Considering David's comment, my translation needs to be rephrased.
IMO it's the 'switch'part which is incorrect and it should thus read:
'an all-pole disconnection' of which there are many google hits (UK and US)

This switch must provide all-pole disconnection and a contact. seperation of at
least 3 mm installed in accordance with wiring rules. ...
www.zipheaters.co.uk/O&Ms/ Hydroboil%20plus%201.5-7.5ltr%20Manual.pdf

All-pole disconnection. Full-disconnection. Micro-disconnection. Micro-interruption.
7.30. Proof Tracking Index (PTI) of Insulation Materials (6.13 & Table ...
www.beab.co.uk/dl-techNPW.asp?id=ABLit193a.pdf

This switch must provide all-pole disconnection and a contact separation. of at
least 3mm installed in accordance with wiring rules. ...
www.parex.co.nz/zenith/zenith_ downloads/Zenith_HT_Install.pdf

rainerc
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agree  David Moore: That's more like it! The original sounds too translated, and German sites as a reference are not always to be recommended!
6 days

agree  techguru
10 days
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