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English translation: Proportional valves

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German term or phrase:Proportionalventile
English translation:Proportional valves
Entered by: Dierk Seeburg
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10:37 Dec 22, 1999
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German term or phrase: Proportionalventile
I could need some help translating this sentence into English.

"Alle Maschinenfunktionen werden durch die über Proportionalventile elektrisch angesteuerte Regelpumpe PI versorgt."

It is part of a manual for an extruder

Thanks a lot !
A. Peikert
United States
Local time: 21:36
"Proportional valves"
Explanation:
Hope this hits the spot. I assumed the PI is an abbreviation of some sort for the pump (and not for "Private Investigator :->).

"All machine functions are fed by the modulating pump PI which is controlled electrically by proportional valves."
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Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 20:36
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thanks a lot for the help! I appreciate it !
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1"Proportional valves"
Dierk Seeburg
nalinear valvesA.I.T.I.
naproportional valves
Anthony Frey


  

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31 mins peer agreement (net): +1
"Proportional valves"


Explanation:
Hope this hits the spot. I assumed the PI is an abbreviation of some sort for the pump (and not for "Private Investigator :->).

"All machine functions are fed by the modulating pump PI which is controlled electrically by proportional valves."

Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 20:36
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 404
Grading comment
thanks a lot for the help! I appreciate it !

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agree  Jacqueline McKay
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1 hr
proportional valves


Explanation:
This term is used in regard with injection moulding equipment, which I believe might fit in this context!

Enjoy the holidays!

Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 22:36
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 444
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2 hrs
linear valves


Explanation:
Does the context explain how they really work? Both the previous recommendation(s) and this one could be correct, depending on their function.

A.I.T.I.
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