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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: Fuad Yahya
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17:31 Mar 28, 2001
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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.
Jose Arnoldo Rodriguez-Carrington
Mexico
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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Fuad Yahya
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.
Your explanation was very helpful and complete. I am going to use "clearance angle".


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Summary of answers provided
naclearance angle or angle of clearnceFuad Yahya
naclearance angle
Parrot
naangle of clearancexxxtrans4u


  

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44 mins
angle of clearance


Explanation:
ánguloangle, corner, nook.
despeje-clearance

Espero te sirva esto.

saludos,

Bye


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49 mins
clearance angle


Explanation:
This is the literal meaning.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 06:48
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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°)"


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

Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 193
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.
Your explanation was very helpful and complete. I am going to use "clearance angle".

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