aufgebrochen

08:02 Nov 17, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation / gas socket connection
German term or phrase: aufgebrochen
From a patent application for a gas socket connection – Gassteckdose. One of the illustrations of the device is headed: Fig. 3 eine Darstellung der aufgebrochenen Gassteckdose aus Figur 2.

There are a number of hits on Google for: “a broken view of a” but is there any other term?
KenOldfield


Summary of answers provided
4 +3cross-section diagram
sylvie malich
2 +5exploded (view/diagram)
Steffen Walter
3 +1the dismanteled (components|parts) of
Roddy Stegemann
3opened out
Niamh Mahony


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opened out


Explanation:
just a suggestion

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Note added at 5 Min. (2006-11-17 08:07:58 GMT)
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FIG. 22c is an opened out view of curved elastomeric members forming the adjustment means;

www.freepatentsonline.com/5078134.html



Niamh Mahony
Local time: 22:36
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the dismanteled (components|parts) of


Explanation:
In the absence of the diagrams themselves this is a difficult question to answer. Under the assumption that the connection is relatively simple parts would be preferred over components in this context.

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Note added at 18 mins (2006-11-17 08:20:44 GMT)
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If you would like to avoid the idea of dismantlement and reassembly, because the parts shown are not related to their assembly, then you simply write, "in its separate parts".

Roddy Stegemann
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agree  milinad
12 mins
  -> Thanks, milinad.
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exploded (view/diagram)


Explanation:
I have to admit that I'm speculating/guessing here. Perhaps "exploded" fits with the type of figure this refers to.

Steffen Walter
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ken Cox: Certainly possible. For the asker's benefit, this is a standard expression for a mechanical drawing showing all the parts separately (possibly numbered), but oriented according to their assembly.
13 mins

agree  David Moore: Don't look any further than this, Ken: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exploded_view
35 mins

agree  Eckhard Boehle: It's either this - or it's cross-sectional diagram
1 hr

agree  DC Josephs: This is my understanding too
5 hrs

agree  Teresa Reinhardt
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cross-section diagram


Explanation:
Either Steffen's exploded view or a cross-section diagram depending if it is in fact exploded or cross-sectional.

Website references below offer a graphic representation of a cross-section diagram, and one for an exploded view for your viewing pleasure (C:




    Reference: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/21692442/
    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exploded_view
sylvie malich
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Steffen Walter: Yep, also possible. It all depends on how "aufgebrochen" is defined.
37 mins

agree  Eckhard Boehle
44 mins

agree  Ingeborg Gowans: depending on the diagram, this would make sense
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