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16:56 Mar 5, 2007
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Science - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / compasso di divisione
Italian term or phrase: fermo a frizione
fermo a frizione
We're talking about a 1700s divider which has a "fermo a frizione" ... I know what they mean but I'm totally stumped.
Any suggestions gratefully accepted.
Angela Arnone
Local time: 19:58

Summary of answers provided
3 +1friction stop



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friction stop

Hydrokinetic coupling apparatus, in particular for motor vehicle ...- [ Traduci questa pagina ]wherein the friction stop (68) comprises an active friction part (68A) and a ... In particular, the plug 68 forming a friction stop can cooperate with any ...
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--..... is urged to lock the coupling; and at least a friction stop (68) interposed axially between the turbine wheel (18) and the piston (30). A friction stop (68) is arranged radially beyond the outer periphery (100) of the flange (24).

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Asker: Stiamo parlando di un compasso del Settecento

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agree  Rosanna Palermo: friction stopper/nullifier in 1700 compasses .. http://www.1911encyclopedia.org/Compass
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