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05:34 Mar 11, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Hauptschalter abschließen und ausschalten
Hauptschalter abschließen und ausschalten
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Summary of answers provided
naLocking the main power switch in the "off" positiongwolf
naTurn the main switch off and disconnect it
Mats Wiman
napower down the main (power) switch and turn it off
Vesna Zivcic


  

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power down the main (power) switch and turn it off


Explanation:
Alternatively:

Power down and turn off the main (power) switch

Some content would be of an advantage.

abschließen - to power down
ausschalten - to turn off


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Vesna Zivcic
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Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571

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1 hr
Turn the main switch off and disconnect it


Explanation:
Hauptschalter=main switch, master switch
abschliessen=close, turn off, switch off
ausschalten=disconnect, cut out, put out of circuit

Mats Wiman
Sweden
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Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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8 hrs
Locking the main power switch in the "off" position


Explanation:

...Locking the main power switch in the "off" position is the only sure way to protect against machine accidents. When the equipment does not have built-in key-locking devices, "danger" tags and locks shall be used.

See also these search links for more info:

http://hazard.com/library/Electricity/Lockout and Tag for Sa...

http://www.google.com/search?q=lock out and turn off the mai...|lang_de&safe=off&start=30&sa=N

~ 122,000 hits

Hope this helps.


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gwolf
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 250
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