Heizhalbrohre

English translation: half-pipe coil or limpet coil

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06:06 Jan 18, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Heizhalbrohre
The context is steam heating. I encountered the ff phrase:

Fluessigkeitsumlauf ueber Heizhalbrohre

"Fluid circulation via heating half-pipes----- "??
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 01:17
English translation:half-pipe coil or limpet coil
Explanation:
This is a heating coil fastened (welded or brazed) to the outside of a tank or other vessel. The cross-section of the fluid channel is semicircular, thus half-pipe. Ref 1 (German) has a good illustration, and description, and ref 2 (English) offers both 'half-pipe' and 'limpet'.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 01:17
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Summary of answers provided
nahalf-pipe coil or limpet coil
Ken Cox
nathrough half pipe coils
Anthony Frey
naFluid circulation through heating half -pipe/tube
Elisa Capelão


  

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7 mins
Fluid circulation through heating half -pipe/tube


Explanation:
I think through is a better word once it means the liquid circulates "inside" the tubes. The word via does not have quite the same connotation ( of passing inside)...
hope it helps...


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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 00:17
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5 hrs
through half pipe coils


Explanation:
It is really hard to say exactly since we do not know the size of the container or how it is used. I am guessing that this is part of a heat tracing system. Nonetheless, here are some examples:

English: Most of the site deal with large pressure vessels, i.e.:
http://www.centralfabricators.com/hpipej.htm


http://www.google.com/search?q=half pipe+coils&hl=en&lr=&saf...

Good luck!!

Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 19:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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9 hrs
half-pipe coil or limpet coil


Explanation:
This is a heating coil fastened (welded or brazed) to the outside of a tank or other vessel. The cross-section of the fluid channel is semicircular, thus half-pipe. Ref 1 (German) has a good illustration, and description, and ref 2 (English) offers both 'half-pipe' and 'limpet'.


    Reference: http://www.gustav-oestergaard.dk/german/halvror.htm
    Reference: http://sinclair-stainless.com/page6.html
Ken Cox
Local time: 01:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 5905
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