Weg-Erfassung

English translation: navigation

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13:03 Oct 25, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Metallurgy / Casting
German term or phrase: Weg-Erfassung
From a document on galvanising equipment:

Einreihige Aufstellung mit 3 Transportwagen und Weg-
Erfassung über Lasersystem.

Thanks!
chamito
Local time: 09:40
English translation:navigation
Explanation:
i know it's not a very exact translation but it may well fit in with the context you are looking for.

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-10-25 13:09:41 GMT)
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laser assisted navigation or similar
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James Johnson
Local time: 10:40
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1position measurement
Terence Ajbro
3navigation
James Johnson
2displacement metering
Ruth Wiedekind


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
navigation


Explanation:
i know it's not a very exact translation but it may well fit in with the context you are looking for.

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-10-25 13:09:41 GMT)
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laser assisted navigation or similar

James Johnson
Local time: 10:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 3
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
position measurement


Explanation:
basically it detects its position by means of the laser system

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Note added at 10 mins (2005-10-25 13:13:59 GMT)
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also possible: position recognition

Terence Ajbro
Sweden
Local time: 10:40
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxstahat: I would agree more with "position detection"
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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
displacement metering


Explanation:
warum nicht auch in diesem Kontext?

vgl. http://www.keyence.com/products/vision/laser/lt9000/lt9000.p... bzw. http://www.keyence.de/products/vision/laser/lt9000/lt9000.ph...

Ruth Wiedekind
Germany
Local time: 10:40
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 12
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