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12:55 Aug 6, 2010
Hebrew to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng
Hebrew term or phrase: תיילים
From an initial feasibility test for a 10MW photovoltaic power station*:


"Additional initiatives exist which compete with the "xx" power station for the distribution system's resources.

The time schedule for "להחלפת תיילים" on the 22 kV stretch, for a length of about 3.2 km., is about 24 months from the date of receiving the required authorizations.

(*Section is given translated due to technical problems with hebrew text)
Jon Fedler
Local time: 13:55
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Summary of answers provided
4Cables
Lingopro
3 +1wiresColin Rowe


Discussion entries: 7





  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
wires


Explanation:
תייל = wire
This would appear to be about exchanging the wires.

Colin Rowe
Germany
Local time: 12:55
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Lingopro: I would go with wires if it wasn't for such a long stretch.
1 hr
  -> I admit they would be very long wires!

agree  meirs: Must be wires from the Hebrew, even though "conductors" covers everything"
5 hrs
  -> Todah!
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Cables


Explanation:
The text states a stretch of 3.2 km, so cables make more sense.
Hope the link helps.


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Note added at 6 hrs (2010-08-06 19:25:32 GMT)
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Lines would be another option if this is for overhead תיילים:
The time schedule for "lines replacement/replacement of lines" on the 22 kV stretch...



    Reference: http://www.batt.co.uk/products/view/592/22KV-Single-core-AWA...
Lingopro
Israel
Local time: 13:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Colin Rowe: Cables was also my first thought, but is this really the normal word to use for cables?
18 mins
  -> I think it's not a question of "normal", rather a question of what the תיל is used for. Since we don't have an image, we can only rely on the text provided, and it seems to me that cables is more fitting in this context.

neutral  meirs: 3.2 km of overhead 22 kV line is wires/conductors - not cables
4 hrs
  -> I just added a discussion, please see reference there to underground 22 kV Cables... " In the case of a 22 kV underground cable, which forms part of the distribution grid out to consumers... distribution grid (1 to 22 kV) is currently laid as cable."
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