Fahnenstellung

English translation: vane position

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:Fahnenstellung
English translation:vane position
Entered by: Mats Wiman

06:32 Sep 13, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Fahnenstellung
This refers to wind turbine rotor blades waiting for sufficient wind to start rotating
Miachel Dollman
vane position
Explanation:
The vane indicates wind direction and thus determines speed of turbine by either turning the turbine away/towards the wind or by adjusting the turbine blade pitch
Selected response from:

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 17:04
Grading comment
Then you would love this translation 5000 words on a new type of wind turbine!

Thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
naSee below
gwolf
navane position
Mats Wiman


  

Answers


5 mins
vane position


Explanation:
The vane indicates wind direction and thus determines speed of turbine by either turning the turbine away/towards the wind or by adjusting the turbine blade pitch


    I sell small windmills
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 17:04
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
Grading comment
Then you would love this translation 5000 words on a new type of wind turbine!

Thanks
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

1 hr
See below


Explanation:
Fahnenstellung = vane pitch or vane position

feathered pitch
AIR TRANS propeller = Segelstellung der Luftschraubenblätter




    Routledge Tech. Dic.
    DeVries Tech. Dic.
gwolf
Local time: 11:04
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 250
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search