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válvula agarrotada

English translation: jammed valve

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22:38 Jul 28, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Spanish term or phrase: válvula agarrotada
"Si las válvulas presentan dificultad para su apertura o cierre, o están agarrotadas, se pedirá instrucciones al proveedor".

From a Standard about compressed gas bottles and cylinders.

Thanks in advance!

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And Terry, this time I didn't find this one in Eurodicautom! :-P
David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 18:45
English translation:jammed valve
Explanation:
Beigbeder Technical gives "jammed" specifically for valves. Here are some examples:

De-scaling- Removal of calcium or barium sulfate, calcium carbonate, silica, organic scales and any other oilfield scale in order to increase flow rates, allow operation of jammed valves and many other problems
(http://www.bjservices.com/website/BJS/bjsrvprd.nsf/ProdServ/...

The DGAC advises that jammed valves could result in power loss due
to fuel starvation, which could cause one or both engines to flameout. The ...
av-info.faa.gov/ad/SW/99-13-02.htm

system due to human error or by the operational failure of defective or jammed
valves it is not possible to say. With full refrigerated sea water tanks and ...
www.maib.detr.gov.uk/sd/9602/sum29612.htm

Hope it helps.
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xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 18:45
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Muchas gracias!
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Summary of answers provided
na +1jammed valvexxxtazdog
naseized valve
CCW
nablocked / stuck valve
Davorka Grgic


  

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50 mins
blocked / stuck valve


Explanation:

....options.


HTH


    cnocimiento propio
Davorka Grgic
Local time: 18:45
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
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52 mins peer agreement (net): +1
jammed valve


Explanation:
Beigbeder Technical gives "jammed" specifically for valves. Here are some examples:

De-scaling- Removal of calcium or barium sulfate, calcium carbonate, silica, organic scales and any other oilfield scale in order to increase flow rates, allow operation of jammed valves and many other problems
(http://www.bjservices.com/website/BJS/bjsrvprd.nsf/ProdServ/...

The DGAC advises that jammed valves could result in power loss due
to fuel starvation, which could cause one or both engines to flameout. The ...
av-info.faa.gov/ad/SW/99-13-02.htm

system due to human error or by the operational failure of defective or jammed
valves it is not possible to say. With full refrigerated sea water tanks and ...
www.maib.detr.gov.uk/sd/9602/sum29612.htm

Hope it helps.


    as noted
xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 18:45
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 131
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Muchas gracias!

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agree  charlesink: yes!
14 hrs
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13 hrs
seized valve


Explanation:
esta es la expresión más común - "agarrotada(o)" acostumbra traducirse como "seized" en mecánica.

CCW
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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