pico transitorio

04:06 Jan 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: pico transitorio
Electriity, related to overvoltages-surge peaks or something similar
keith


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naTransient peak
Leonardo Lamarche (X)
natransitory peaks & spikes
Berni Armstrong
naTransient spike.
Luis Luis
naTransient peak
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43 mins
Transient peak


Explanation:
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1 hr
Transient spike.


Explanation:
Regards.
Luis M. Luis

Luis Luis
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10 hrs
transitory peaks & spikes


Explanation:
Hi there,

I used to be an electrician (in a previous incarnation) and would just confirm that both my colleagues are right.

Transient peaks tends to get used when talking about the phenomenon itself and transient spikes when referring to diagrams or graphics produced during diagnostics. Hope this helps you decide which is appropriate in context.

BERNI


    a misspent youth as an electrician
Berni Armstrong
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14 hrs
Transient peak


Explanation:
Ref. Electrical & Computer Engineering by S.Kaplan. Hope it helps.

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