ausgetastet

English translation: blanked out

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German term or phrase:ausgetastet
English translation:blanked out
Entered by: Cristina Moldovan do Amaral

13:50 Jan 4, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Telecom(munications)
German term or phrase: ausgetastet
Text about tweaking a TV set's settings, sentence is "Parameter so abgleichen, dass das Video ab der Bildmitte ausgetastet wird" Any ideas?
Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:46
blanked out
Explanation:
I found the quote below during a Google search under TV+blanked. tecnologix gives blanking for ausstasten
Programmable Channel Blanking - Provides a means to force the picture to be blanked without affecting the audio. Perfect for audio transmission.

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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 21:46
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4 +2blanked out
Kim Metzger
5blanked
Dietrich Herrmann, MD, PhD, MBA
4scanned
Christa Zeller Thomas
4gated
Dr. Fred Thomson


  

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blanked out


Explanation:
I found the quote below during a Google search under TV+blanked. tecnologix gives blanking for ausstasten
Programmable Channel Blanking - Provides a means to force the picture to be blanked without affecting the audio. Perfect for audio transmission.



Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 21:46
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 57
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agree  Claudia Tomaschek
8 hrs

agree  jccantrell: In the USA, just "blanked" with NO 'out.'
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scanned


Explanation:
Perhaps they mean "abtasten"?
In which case "scan" would be the word.



    Pretty much any dictionary.
Christa Zeller Thomas
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gated


Explanation:
Austastung = gating

Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 20:46
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blanked


Explanation:
ausgetastet means blanked. It has to do with the makeup of the composite video signal (in German FBAS-Signal) and relates to the vertical and horizontal sync pulses.


    Reference: http://www.videouniversity.com/engineer.htm
Dietrich Herrmann, MD, PhD, MBA
Germany
Local time: 04:46
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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