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11:43 Dec 13, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: Canoa de captação de corrente
THis is to do with the catenary system in trains/trams etc.
What is the canoa? Surely it's not a canoe!
Thanks,
Bear.
BearTrans


Summary of answers provided
naBow type current collectors
Telesforo Fernandez
naAlloy trolley shoe or sliding bow collector.
Luis Luis
naCONDUIT??
xxxLia Fail
naCONDUIT??
xxxLia Fail


  

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39 mins
CONDUIT??


Explanation:
Go to Michaelis (I con't copy from it)

And see 8 meanings for canoa - but it's not looking good!

However, SEE NO 6:

CONDUTO ABERTO E INCLINADO NA MINERAÇAO DO OURO

http://www.uol.com.br/michaelis/indexdic.htm?busca=adenda&bu...


xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 11:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 164
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39 mins
CONDUIT??


Explanation:
Go to Michaelis (I con't copy from it)

And see 8 meanings for canoa - but it's not looking good!

However, SEE NO 6:

CONDUTO ABERTO E INCLINADO NA MINERAÇAO DO OURO

http://www.uol.com.br/michaelis/indexdic.htm?busca=adenda&bu...


xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 11:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 164
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1 hr
Alloy trolley shoe or sliding bow collector.


Explanation:
Pantograph (current collector) shoes.
Sliding boe collector.

Regards.
Luis M. Luis


    The Oxford-Duden Pictorial Port-Eng Dictionary, pages 197, 205, 207
Luis Luis
United States
Local time: 04:32
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 107
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18 hrs
Bow type current collectors


Explanation:
I would translate as " bow type current collectors'

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 16:02
PRO pts in pair: 128
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