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Leistungsschütz

English translation: power contactor

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German term or phrase:Leistungsschütz
English translation:power contactor
Entered by: Tim Jenkins
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08:46 Mar 28, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
German term or phrase: Leistungsschütz
This term as well as hilfsschütz is being used in a description of safety relevant requirements
xxxClarkem
United States
Local time: 04:14
power contactor
Explanation:
Leistungsschütz n sg n (El) power contactor n sg (El)

Langenscheidts Fachwoerterbuch Maschinenbau

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Note added at 6 mins (2007-03-28 08:52:43 GMT)
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However, without the umlaut:

Leistungsschutz m power protection

Langenscheidts Fachwoerterbuch Elektrotechnik

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Note added at 16 mins (2007-03-28 09:02:42 GMT)
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"It is imperative that the equipment is powered via an isolating device and a circuit-breaking device (power contactor) which can be controlled by an external safety system (emergency stop, fault detector)."
http://www.watson-marlow.com/pdfs-global/m-621cc-gb-02.htm
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Tim Jenkins
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:14
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leistungsschütz
power contactor


Explanation:
Leistungsschütz n sg n (El) power contactor n sg (El)

Langenscheidts Fachwoerterbuch Maschinenbau

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Note added at 6 mins (2007-03-28 08:52:43 GMT)
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However, without the umlaut:

Leistungsschutz m power protection

Langenscheidts Fachwoerterbuch Elektrotechnik

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Note added at 16 mins (2007-03-28 09:02:42 GMT)
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"It is imperative that the equipment is powered via an isolating device and a circuit-breaking device (power contactor) which can be controlled by an external safety system (emergency stop, fault detector)."
http://www.watson-marlow.com/pdfs-global/m-621cc-gb-02.htm

Tim Jenkins
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
Notes to answerer
Asker: Tim, many thanks for the fast response. It is exactly what I was looking for. Elke


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sybille: power contactor
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  -> thank you, Sybille
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Changes made by editors
Mar 28, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedleistungsschütz » Leistungsschütz


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