vergossene und umspritze Spulen

English translation: potted and embedded coils

17:03 Nov 22, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / Spulen
German term or phrase: vergossene und umspritze Spulen
I found embedded coils für völlig umspritze Spulen, but what is a vergossene Spule?
Martin Wenzel
Germany
Local time: 03:50
English translation:potted and embedded coils
Explanation:
In the USA, we speak of potted coils if they are completely covered with something, say wax.



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Note added at 57 mins (2006-11-22 18:01:05 GMT)
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Actually, unless you have two different types, 'potted' might just include both.
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jccantrell
United States
Local time: 18:50
Grading comment
Thank you. John was right that umspritzt is moulded
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potted and embedded coils


Explanation:
In the USA, we speak of potted coils if they are completely covered with something, say wax.



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Note added at 57 mins (2006-11-22 18:01:05 GMT)
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Actually, unless you have two different types, 'potted' might just include both.


    Reference: http://www.southhavencoil.com/potted.htm
jccantrell
United States
Local time: 18:50
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Grading comment
Thank you. John was right that umspritzt is moulded

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jhp (X)
1 min

agree  John Jory: umspritzt is very likely to be molded (i.e. plastic)
55 mins

agree  Daniel Bird: umspritzt also poss. = overmoulded/overmolded
1 hr

agree  Ken Cox: With John -- I wouldn't say 'embedded' in either case.
1 hr
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