drivmaskiner

English translation: traction motor for switches and derailers

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00:23 Nov 20, 2006
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
Norwegian term or phrase: drivmaskiner
Følgende delanlegg inngår i Kontraktarbeidet:
• Komplett utvendig signalanlegg bortsett fra drivmaskiner til sporveksler og sporsperrer
som er en egen opsjon.

Driving motors/prime movers? for track points and stop blocks?
Bengt Evertsson
Local time: 21:41
English translation:traction motor for switches and derailers
Explanation:
See below for relevant dictionary entries (Kunnskapsforlagets Stor Norsk-Engelsk Ordbok and Kunnskapsforlagets Teknisk Norsk-Engelsk Ordbok).

drivmaskin subst. m
(mekanikk) prime mover, engine, traction motor (del av sporvekslingssystem på jernbane)

sporveksel subst. m
point (ofte i flertall, britisk), switch (amer.)
sporveksel jernb
1 points
2 shunt
3 switch
4 switch-point

sporsperre subst. m/f (jernbane) derailer



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Note added at 7 hrs (2006-11-20 07:57:17 GMT)
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"Traction motors", not "traction motor" - sorry about that
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Bjørnar Magnussen
Local time: 21:41
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4traction motor for switches and derailers
Bjørnar Magnussen


  

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drivmaskiner til sporveksler og sporsperrer
traction motor for switches and derailers


Explanation:
See below for relevant dictionary entries (Kunnskapsforlagets Stor Norsk-Engelsk Ordbok and Kunnskapsforlagets Teknisk Norsk-Engelsk Ordbok).

drivmaskin subst. m
(mekanikk) prime mover, engine, traction motor (del av sporvekslingssystem på jernbane)

sporveksel subst. m
point (ofte i flertall, britisk), switch (amer.)
sporveksel jernb
1 points
2 shunt
3 switch
4 switch-point

sporsperre subst. m/f (jernbane) derailer



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Note added at 7 hrs (2006-11-20 07:57:17 GMT)
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"Traction motors", not "traction motor" - sorry about that

Bjørnar Magnussen
Local time: 21:41
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