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Schirmmasse

English translation: Shield ground

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German term or phrase:Schirmmasse
English translation:Shield ground
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18:37 Nov 27, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Schirmmasse
. Die Schirmmasse zu der EE-Komponente darf nur einseitig mit der Fahrzeugmasse verbunden sein.
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shield ground
Explanation:
This is the outer conductor for coaxial cable where the actual signal is carried on the center conductor. The outer conductor is to prevent the signal from radiating into space as if the cable were an antenna.
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shield ground


Explanation:
This is the outer conductor for coaxial cable where the actual signal is carried on the center conductor. The outer conductor is to prevent the signal from radiating into space as if the cable were an antenna.

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