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NOT-Ausschlagtaster

English translation: Emergency Stop Button

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German term or phrase:NOT-Ausschlagtaster
English translation:Emergency Stop Button
Entered by: Dawn Montague
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17:57 Mar 19, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: NOT-Ausschlagtaster
In a description of a piece of industrial machinery.
Dawn Montague
Local time: 21:34
emergency stop button
Explanation:
Not-Aus-Taster m (DT)
emergency stop button

Schlagtaster m
emergency pushbutton, emergency button, slam button, panic button
Schlagtaster m (mit Pilzdruckknopf)
mushroom-head emergency button, palm button switch
[Siemens]

This should give you some choices. I just finished translating a number of manuals for surgical lasers which called this device (which must be on all consoles) the emergency stop button. That does seem to be the most generic term.
HTH!

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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 18:34
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naemergency / safety disconnectorxxxHenri
naemergency stop buttonUlrike Lieder
naemergency shutdown buttonBeth Kantus


  

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2 mins
emergency shutdown button


Explanation:
alternatives: emergency off, panic button



Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 21:34
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 924
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10 mins
emergency stop button


Explanation:
Not-Aus-Taster m (DT)
emergency stop button

Schlagtaster m
emergency pushbutton, emergency button, slam button, panic button
Schlagtaster m (mit Pilzdruckknopf)
mushroom-head emergency button, palm button switch
[Siemens]

This should give you some choices. I just finished translating a number of manuals for surgical lasers which called this device (which must be on all consoles) the emergency stop button. That does seem to be the most generic term.
HTH!




    Siemens, Energie- und Automatisierungstechnik
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 18:34
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
Grading comment
Thank you very much.

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1 day 17 hrs
emergency / safety disconnector


Explanation:
Please note that both translations are explicitly mentioned in


    Technical Dictionary by Ernst
xxxHenri
Local time: 03:34
PRO pts in pair: 59
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