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English translation: controller / control rod

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Spanish term or phrase:palonier
English translation:controller / control rod
Entered by: Henry Vaughan
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09:12 Dec 29, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / manufacturing, automotive
Spanish term or phrase: palonier
it is a tube, part of the components of an automobile seat
Henry Vaughan
Spain
Local time: 06:50
controller
Explanation:
This is the best (generic) I can give you. The term is found in Spanish in Beigbeder's Polytechnic Dictionary as "rudder bar" (aviation). In French, however, it is both a rudder bar (aviation) and a "compensator" (automotive industry). Basically, it's a kind of joystick. The site below will give you an illustration of a "palonier", which appears as a larger image in English if you click on it.
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 06:50
Grading comment
Thanks a lot. I used "control rod"
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Explanation:
This is the best (generic) I can give you. The term is found in Spanish in Beigbeder's Polytechnic Dictionary as "rudder bar" (aviation). In French, however, it is both a rudder bar (aviation) and a "compensator" (automotive industry). Basically, it's a kind of joystick. The site below will give you an illustration of a "palonier", which appears as a larger image in English if you click on it.


    Reference: http://www.capcomespace.net/dossiers/espace_US/shuttle/sts/o...
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 06:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
Grading comment
Thanks a lot. I used "control rod"
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