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Zweiblockschwellenschuh

English translation: tie-bar

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German term or phrase:Zweiblockschwellenschuh
English translation:tie-bar
Entered by: Tom Funke
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22:42 Mar 26, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial
German term or phrase: Zweiblockschwellenschuh
Dauerschwingversuch an einem SEMPERIT Zweiblockschwellenschuh

Flexural fatigue test on a what?
dual-block threshold shoe?
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 15:20
[Semperit-made] tie-bar
Explanation:
A Semperit-made tie-bar

Zweiblockschwelle: concrete block-and-steel tie-bar (Ernst, W. der industriellen Technik, ISBN 3 87097 145 2)

Tie bar (civ. eng.] 1. a bar used as a tie rod; 2. a rod connecting to switch rails on a railway to hold them to gage. (McGraw-Hill, Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms ISBN0 07 045270 9)

Semperit AG: A firm (with subsidaries)making a wide range of industrial products, including tires, other rubber/elastomer products, conveyor belt and elevator components etc.
http://www.semperit.at/index_geninfo.htm

HTH Tom
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natrack fastenerRolf Bueskens
na[Semperit-made] tie-bar
Tom Funke


  

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[Semperit-made] tie-bar


Explanation:
A Semperit-made tie-bar

Zweiblockschwelle: concrete block-and-steel tie-bar (Ernst, W. der industriellen Technik, ISBN 3 87097 145 2)

Tie bar (civ. eng.] 1. a bar used as a tie rod; 2. a rod connecting to switch rails on a railway to hold them to gage. (McGraw-Hill, Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms ISBN0 07 045270 9)

Semperit AG: A firm (with subsidaries)making a wide range of industrial products, including tires, other rubber/elastomer products, conveyor belt and elevator components etc.
http://www.semperit.at/index_geninfo.htm

HTH Tom



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Tom Funke
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track fastener


Explanation:
This is not meant to be the exact term but a hint: I think it would refer to the fasteners that hold down rails on sleepers, as you find them on ralway tracks.
Sleepers = Schwellen and the term Schuh could be used for the fastener holding the rail.


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Dec 7, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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