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German term or phrase:Funkenstrecke
English translation:spark gap
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14:04 Dec 27, 2005
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German term or phrase: Funkenstrecke
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The term appears in a manual on the supervision and maintenance of (natural) gas piplines and stations.
Under: 'Bauelemente' - , we find, inter alia:

"Trennstellen, Funkenstrecken.
Inspektion: Probelauf , ggf. Säurestand prüfen

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spark gap


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