fin de carrera

English translation: End of course device

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04:03 Jan 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: fin de carrera
For doors, diapositivo de fin de carrera-so this is some sort of device or mechanism
keith
English translation:End of course device
Explanation:
This is a device that indicates that the door has reached the outer or inner limit of its operational course (travel)
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naEND OF TRAVEL
Leonardo Lamarche
na...doorstop mechanism...
xxxLia Fail
naEnd of course device
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48 mins
End of course device


Explanation:
This is a device that indicates that the door has reached the outer or inner limit of its operational course (travel)

xxxTransTeck
PRO pts in pair: 26

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12 hrs
...doorstop mechanism...


Explanation:
This is probably a sliding door.

EXTRACT:
Stainless steel sliding door with stop mechanism
FROM:
http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.starshipyachts.com/...

EXTRACT:
For your protection, both doors feature a delay-stop mechanism, which prevents them from closing if an object obstructs their path.
FROM:
http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.chevrolet.com/ventu...

If the door isn't a sliding (corrediza) door, then 'door stop' is the term you need. The 'mechanism' implies that it is a little more complex.

xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 06:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1368

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15 hrs
END OF TRAVEL


Explanation:
Hope it helps.

Leonardo Lamarche
Local time: 00:30
PRO pts in pair: 124

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