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verzögerungsabhängig arbeitender Schalter

English translation: deceleration controlled switch

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German term or phrase:verzögerungsabhängig arbeitender Schalter
English translation:deceleration controlled switch
Entered by: Dawn Montague
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17:17 Jul 8, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: verzögerungsabhängig arbeitender Schalter
In a technical report on an emergency braking assistance system:
Der Bremswarnassistent AFU ist ein verzögerungsabhängig arbeitender Schalter, der bei starker Abbremsung eines Fahrzeuges automatisch die Warnblinkanlage fuer die Dauer von 6 Sekunden in Betrieb setzt.
Dawn Montague
Local time: 22:38
deceleration controlled switch
Explanation:
The switch is controlled by a deceleration sensor.
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 04:38
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nadeceleration controlled switch
Sven Petersson
na -1time-delay switchxxxeurotransl


  

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37 mins peer agreement (net): -1
time-delay switch


Explanation:
I would simply call it a "time-delay switch".

I hope this helps

xxxeurotransl
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disagree  Sven Petersson: I challenge Mr. Patels to supply one single website suporting his translation.
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deceleration controlled switch


Explanation:
The switch is controlled by a deceleration sensor.


    Native English speaking engineer.
Sven Petersson
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Local time: 04:38
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