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English translation: Articulations and articulated cars

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01:59 May 25, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Gelenken and Gelenkwagen
Drehgestellwagen mit schwebenden Mittelteilen und schwebenden Gelenken.


Der Bahnwagen ..., 1963 zum Gelenwagen umgebaut, ...
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:52
English translation:Articulations and articulated cars
Explanation:
Or : articulations and articulated wagons (British)

This articulation refers to the way the cars are hooked to each other: this articulation allows the train to "bend" along the curves.
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Yves Georges
France
Local time: 05:52
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naarticulation(s), articulated tramcar (tramway car)
Vesna Zivcic
naArticulations and articulated cars
Yves Georges


  

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Articulations and articulated cars


Explanation:
Or : articulations and articulated wagons (British)

This articulation refers to the way the cars are hooked to each other: this articulation allows the train to "bend" along the curves.


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Yves Georges
France
Local time: 05:52
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 185

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articulation(s), articulated tramcar (tramway car)


Explanation:
1.In the East part of Germany first post-war articulated tramcar was built
in 1959 by VEB Waggonbau Gotha, classified G4 (4-axle Gelenkwagen).




    www-personal.umich.edu/~kot/models/Trams/STC107I.TXT
Vesna Zivcic
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