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English translation: radius of curvature

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Italian term or phrase:r.c.
English translation:radius of curvature
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm
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17:16 Dec 30, 2010
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals / manufacturing
Italian term or phrase: r.c.
in reference to the dies on a pill press:

"Punzoni oblunghi 21,2 x9,1 r.c. 6,85"
Alexander Chisholm
Local time: 03:24
radius of curvature
Explanation:
Often defined for tablets. See this example from a SPC:

Glucobay 50 mg Tablets

White to yellow-tinged round, convex tablets of 7 mm diameter and 10 mm radius of curvature. On one side the tablet code is “G” and “50” and on the other side “Bayer cross”.

http://www.medicines.ie/medicine/10090/SPC/Glucobay Tablets/
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lirka
Austria
Local time: 03:24
Grading comment
Spot on. Many thanks.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2radius of curvature
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radius of curvature


Explanation:
Often defined for tablets. See this example from a SPC:

Glucobay 50 mg Tablets

White to yellow-tinged round, convex tablets of 7 mm diameter and 10 mm radius of curvature. On one side the tablet code is “G” and “50” and on the other side “Bayer cross”.

http://www.medicines.ie/medicine/10090/SPC/Glucobay Tablets/

lirka
Austria
Local time: 03:24
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Grading comment
Spot on. Many thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Science451
8 hrs
  -> Thanks a lot, Science451

agree  Michele Fauble
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Reference comments


2 hrs
Reference: rc

Reference information:
Sembrerebbe riferirsi alla durezza del materiale però in questi esempi prevede un range. Forse può aiutarti lo stesso
1. [PDF]
Punzoni Press-Fit con eiettore in sbozzo Punzoni Press-Fit ...
Formato file: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Visualizzazione rapida
A2, R/c 59-61 double tempered - M2, R/c 61-63 triple tempered - Heads drawn to Rc 40-55. Punzoni Press-Fit con eiettore in sbozzo ...
www.cftorino.it/pdf/27.pdf

1. EurExRettifica - normalizzati per stampi - officina di alta precisione
Materiale: RC 35/40. PAGINA DA CATALOGO ... Punzoni a testa cilindrica . Punzoni a testa rinforzata . Punzoni a testa cilindrica con eiettore . ...
www.eurexrettifica.it/tappigas.htm - Copia cache

1. Theis Precision Steel - Typical Stainless Steel Mechanical Properties
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RC 35-40. Full hard, 185-210, 140 min. 9 min. RC 40-45. Extra full hard, 230-260 , 200 min. 5 min. RC 45-48. Super hard, 270-300, 240 min. 2 max. RC 48-52 ...
www.theis-usa.com/s5.htm - Copia cache - Simili

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Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
neutral  SJLD: Rc in these refs is the Rockwell hardness scale - I don't think it applies in the question (6.85 is not a valid hardness figure)
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