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mantenerse pisado

English translation: kept in a depressed position

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Spanish term or phrase:mantenerse pisado
English translation:kept in a depressed position
Entered by: Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
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08:20 Feb 13, 2009
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial
Spanish term or phrase: mantenerse pisado
This is a guarantee claim in the context of an LNG plant in Spain. A lift door in one of the gas tanks is out of service, the failure is described as follows:

El ascensor no funciona por haberse dañado el motor de accionamiento de la puerta exterior, no permitiendo el uso del mismo.
Se estima que debido a un fallo en los frenos del ascensor, se mantuvo pisado un final de carrera que provocó una sobrecarga en el motor, dañandose el mismo.
Sonja Wesseler
Local time: 23:59
a limit switch was kept depressed / was kept in a depressed position
Explanation:
PDF] Manual MAMMOLUX Export <english> - [ Traducir esta página ]Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
as the limit switch is kept depressed. If a limit switch does not work, find the cause of trouble and if necessary replace the defective limit switch. ...
www.ams4illuminators.com/support/manuals/M1XE-220302-serv.p... - Páginas similares
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Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
Spain
Local time: 23:59
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Muchas gracias!
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3 +4a limit switch was kept depressed / was kept in a depressed position
Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)


  

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54 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
a limit switch was kept depressed / was kept in a depressed position


Explanation:
PDF] Manual MAMMOLUX Export <english> - [ Traducir esta página ]Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
as the limit switch is kept depressed. If a limit switch does not work, find the cause of trouble and if necessary replace the defective limit switch. ...
www.ams4illuminators.com/support/manuals/M1XE-220302-serv.p... - Páginas similares

Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
Spain
Local time: 23:59
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 84
Grading comment
Muchas gracias!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Noni Gilbert: Yes, I was going to say "remained depressed"
39 mins
  -> Gracias mil!

agree  Rodolfo Flores
1 hr
  -> Gracias Rodolfo

agree  cteranl: ..y me suena mejor la primera opción.
4 hrs
  -> Gracias cteranl

agree  Cesar Torreblanca
13 hrs
  -> Gracias César
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Feb 20, 2009 - Changes made by Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.):
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/47609">Sonja Wesseler's</a> old entry - "mantenerse pisado" » "kept in a depressed position"


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