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23:48 Nov 26, 2001
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Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Norwegian term or phrase: wireskiver
Oil and gas, product
Local time: 02:23

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5 +1wire plates
Sven Petersson
4cable pulleysxxxP. Thomson



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wire plates

See reference!

    Reference: http://www.drydenaqua.com/mechanical_filtration/pressure/ss_...
Sven Petersson
Local time: 02:23
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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cable pulleys

wire (vaier) = wire or cable
skive = disc

"wireskive" is a pulley for metal cables. See the two references below, one a Danish "wireskiver" page and one an English "cable pulleys" page. I am certain that Danish and Norwegian usage of this word are the same.

    Reference: http://www.scan-wheel.dk/wireskiver.htm
    Reference: http://www.kamway.com/pulleys.htm
xxxP. Thomson
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