# ángulo de despeje

## English translation: "clearance angle" or "angle of clearnce"

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 Spanish term or phrase: ángulo de despeje English translation: "clearance angle" or "angle of clearnce" Entered by:

 17:31 Mar 28, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
 Spanish term or phrase: ángulo de despeje "El ángulo de despeje entre los ejes deberá ser un mínimo de 12°" It is in the technical specifications of a truck.
 Local time: 23:48
 clearance angle or angle of clearnce Explanation:Both expressions are used. In specifications sheets, "clearance angle" is more common. Look at the following citations: http://216.42.36.72/spec_mdr55.asp "Dimensions P - Clearance Angle rear: 21% (12.0°) Q - Clearance Angle front: 40% (21.8°)" http://www.cascadeoffroaders.com/article1.html "For a participant to win the Iron Truck Challenge, he or she must master a timed tire change, a timed obstacle course, balance their truck on a massive teeter-totter and score high on a performance articulation test that measures flexibility and angle of clearance." Fuad
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 Thanks a lot. Your explanation was very helpful and complete. I am going to use "clearance angle". 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

naclearance angle or angle of clearnceFuad Yahya
naclearance angle
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naangle of clearancexxxtrans4u

44 mins
angle of clearance

Explanation:
ánguloangle, corner, nook.
despeje-clearance

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Velazquez Spanish-English Dictionary.
 xxxtrans4uPRO pts in pair: 308

49 mins
clearance angle

Explanation:
This is the literal meaning.

 ParrotSpainLocal time: 06:48Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 7645

53 mins
clearance angle or angle of clearnce

Explanation:
Both expressions are used. In specifications sheets, "clearance angle" is more common. Look at the following citations:

http://216.42.36.72/spec_mdr55.asp

"Dimensions

P - Clearance Angle rear: 21% (12.0°)

Q - Clearance Angle front: 40% (21.8°)"

"For a participant to win the Iron Truck Challenge, he or she must master a timed tire change, a timed obstacle course, balance their truck on a massive teeter-totter and score high on a performance articulation test that measures flexibility and angle of clearance."

 Fuad YahyaNative speaker of: Arabic, EnglishPRO pts in pair: 193
 Thanks a lot. Your explanation was very helpful and complete. I am going to use "clearance angle".

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