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Seilzylinder

English translation: rope (cable) drum (cylinder)

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German term or phrase:Seilzylinder
English translation:rope (cable) drum (cylinder)
Entered by: Hans-Henning Judek
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22:35 Sep 10, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Seilzylinder
This device "is used to release clamp jaws"
Justice Olsson
France
Local time: 03:58
rope (cable) drum (cylinder)
Explanation:
This is again a question of the shape of the respective part.

is it a cylindrical part on which the rope or cable is wound on than "drum"

is it a (hydraulic) cylinder, where the rod is connected to a rope/cable, it would by cylinder
this is less likely)
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Local time: 11:58
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rope (cable) drum (cylinder)


Explanation:
This is again a question of the shape of the respective part.

is it a cylindrical part on which the rope or cable is wound on than "drum"

is it a (hydraulic) cylinder, where the rod is connected to a rope/cable, it would by cylinder
this is less likely)


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