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English translation: thermal rated current

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German term or phrase:Ith (thermischer Bemessungsstrom)
English translation:thermal rated current
Entered by: Marcus Malabad
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06:59 Aug 13, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
German term or phrase: Ith
Verschmutzungsgrad: 3 (einsetzbar in schmutziger Umgebung)
Max. Betriebsgeschwindigkeit: 6000 cy/h
Umschaltzeit: 0,5-1,5 m/s
Mechanische Lebensdauer: > 10 Millionen Zyklen
Nutzungs-Kategorie DC 13 Betriebsleistung: 1,5 A 24V
AC 15 Betriebsleistung: 6A 250V
Nenn-Wärmestrom Ith: 10A
Kontakt-Widerstand:
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 01:45
clarification
Explanation:
Gillian,

"I" is the symbol for current (Strom). It's "Ith" (with the 'th' as a subscript) because the text speaks of thermal rated current or Thermischer Bemessungsstrom.

Look at this pdf file:

PDF] www.breter.com/FILES/Series 14.pdf
... 4 kV Test voltage (Ui) 1 min. 2.5 kV Rated frequency 50 / 60 Hz Thermal rated current (Ith) Open 16 A Ø 3.2 Thermal rated current (Ithe) 16 A Enclosed Power ...
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You see the same "Ith" after thermal rated current. So you should keep the "Ith" as well in the English.
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Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 02:45
Grading comment
Thanks - That's what I thought but then I had second thoughts, and after that I really wsn't sure!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Explanation:
Gillian,

"I" is the symbol for current (Strom). It's "Ith" (with the 'th' as a subscript) because the text speaks of thermal rated current or Thermischer Bemessungsstrom.

Look at this pdf file:

PDF] www.breter.com/FILES/Series 14.pdf
... 4 kV Test voltage (Ui) 1 min. 2.5 kV Rated frequency 50 / 60 Hz Thermal rated current (Ith) Open 16 A Ø 3.2 Thermal rated current (Ithe) 16 A Enclosed Power ...
Text version - Similar pages


You see the same "Ith" after thermal rated current. So you should keep the "Ith" as well in the English.


Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 02:45
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in category: 90
Grading comment
Thanks - That's what I thought but then I had second thoughts, and after that I really wsn't sure!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alan Johnson: absolutely correct
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