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Schlittenversuchsanlage

English translation: sled-test facility

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German term or phrase:Schlittenversuchsanlage
English translation:sled-test facility
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20:12 Jul 8, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Schlittenversuchsanlage
In a technical report:

Die Pruefungen wurden im Zeitraum Mai/Juni 2001 im Prueflabor der XXX GmbH sowie auf der Schlittenversuchsanlage der Fachhochschule Trier, in Anwesenheit des unterzeichnenden amtlich anerkannten Sachverstaendigen durchgefuehrt.
Dawn Montague
Local time: 08:16
test facility
Explanation:
or:experimental station/institute,research station/institute etc.

as for Schlitten, if your context does not suggest toboggans or sledges,- there are many different technical terms for Schlitten:
dray, sledge, sled, ram( Fräsmschine/router)
cradle, slide( Maschine)
carriage( of an automatic lathe) etc.
your context will help you to decide. Good luck!
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 05:16
Grading comment
Actually, both of your answers helped me, but the whole answer is contained in yours. According to the context, it has to be "crash test facility".
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na(crash) sled-test facilityxxxeurotransl
natest facility
Johanna Timm, PhD


  

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13 mins
test facility


Explanation:
or:experimental station/institute,research station/institute etc.

as for Schlitten, if your context does not suggest toboggans or sledges,- there are many different technical terms for Schlitten:
dray, sledge, sled, ram( Fräsmschine/router)
cradle, slide( Maschine)
carriage( of an automatic lathe) etc.
your context will help you to decide. Good luck!



    Ernst, WB d. ind.Technik
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 05:16
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7302
Grading comment
Actually, both of your answers helped me, but the whole answer is contained in yours. According to the context, it has to be "crash test facility".

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  xxxeurotransl: sorry
2 mins

agree  pds
30 mins
  -> wish I could split the points!
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15 mins
(crash) sled-test facility


Explanation:
Several websites.


    Reference: http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/rules/rulings/AAirBagSNPRM/App...
xxxeurotransl
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