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English translation: top-hat (DIN) rail / data bus

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German term or phrase:Hutschienen, Datenschiene
English translation:top-hat (DIN) rail / data bus
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00:55 Aug 7, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
German term or phrase: Hutschienen, Datenschiene
Hello,

"Hutschienen" are what a piece of electronics (a light sensor) is mounted on (to be installed in a building), and a "Datenschiene" is clearly used for data transfer. Does anybody know any proper English terms for these?

MTIA
CarDel
Local time: 15:02
top-hat (DIN) rail / data bus
Explanation:
top-hat DIN rail or simply top-hat rail (see first link)

From first link:
Optic Fibre with Holder for Fibre Optic Sensor

For experimentation the fibre Optic sensor is clamped onto a top-hat rail which is equipped with two laminated plugs at its bottom for plugging the top-hat rail into the Sensorics Board. The top-hat rail is part of the standard equipment.

Datenschiene - data bus
(see second link)


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Marcus Malabad
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Local time: 22:02
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Summary of answers provided
natop-hat (DIN) rail / data bus
Marcus Malabad
naDIN rail, data rail
Mary Worby


  

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11 mins
DIN rail, data rail


Explanation:
Directly out of the Siemens FWB industrielle Elektrotechnick, entries as below:

Datenschiene f
data bus
Datenschiene f (zum Einlegen in die Hutprofilschiene)
data rail

Hutschiene f
top-hat rail, DIN rail

HTH

Mary




    as above
Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:02
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14 mins
top-hat (DIN) rail / data bus


Explanation:
top-hat DIN rail or simply top-hat rail (see first link)

From first link:
Optic Fibre with Holder for Fibre Optic Sensor

For experimentation the fibre Optic sensor is clamped onto a top-hat rail which is equipped with two laminated plugs at its bottom for plugging the top-hat rail into the Sensorics Board. The top-hat rail is part of the standard equipment.

Datenschiene - data bus
(see second link)





    Reference: http://www.omnitec.co.za/products/hps/hps_products_6a.htm
    Reference: http://www.ametekdixson.com/int-link.htm
Marcus Malabad
Canada
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
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