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English translation: Stroke

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Spanish term or phrase:carrera (del cilindro de un motor)
English translation:Stroke
Entered by: charlesink
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07:04 Jun 24, 2000
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Spanish term or phrase: carrera... (see previous enquiry, esp Heathcliff)
Ta to all for great response. In my previous enquiry I asked about CARRERA; could this, in reference to a cylinder, be STROKE?
xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 08:32
Stroke
Explanation:
The following are some explanations of the word carrera:
general
carrera = sweep (spares), throw (machines), travel (machines), traverse (machine tool)
Specific
carrera de admisión = inlet stroke (engines), suction stroke (mechanics)
carrera de aspiración = induction stroke (engines)
carrera de encendido = ignition stroke
carrera de ida = outstroke (engines)
carrera de impulsión = pressure stroke (engines)
carrera de leva = lift of cam
carrera del émbolo del pistón = piston stroke
carrera del pistón = piston throe, piston travel

Surce: Diccionario técnico, ediciones Diaz de Santos, Madrid, pp843

Hope it helps,

Ricardo Martinez de la Torre
Santiago, Chile
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Judy Rojas
Chile
Local time: 04:32
Grading comment
Really for being so complete, as it gives me plenty of alternatives to work on. Thanks also to TELEF.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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naStroke
Judy Rojas
naRUNTelesforo Fernandez


  

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11 mins
RUN


Explanation:
it means the run of the cylinder. IT IS A TECHNICAL WORD.

Telesforo Fernandez
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43 mins
Stroke


Explanation:
The following are some explanations of the word carrera:
general
carrera = sweep (spares), throw (machines), travel (machines), traverse (machine tool)
Specific
carrera de admisión = inlet stroke (engines), suction stroke (mechanics)
carrera de aspiración = induction stroke (engines)
carrera de encendido = ignition stroke
carrera de ida = outstroke (engines)
carrera de impulsión = pressure stroke (engines)
carrera de leva = lift of cam
carrera del émbolo del pistón = piston stroke
carrera del pistón = piston throe, piston travel

Surce: Diccionario técnico, ediciones Diaz de Santos, Madrid, pp843

Hope it helps,

Ricardo Martinez de la Torre
Santiago, Chile


Judy Rojas
Chile
Local time: 04:32
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 525
Grading comment
Really for being so complete, as it gives me plenty of alternatives to work on. Thanks also to TELEF.
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