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English translation: Inching regulator lever

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Swedish term or phrase:tumgas
English translation:Inching regulator lever
Entered by: Daphne b
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13:26 Nov 10, 2001
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Swedish term or phrase: tumgas
Pålitliga, accelerationssnabba motorer och ergonomiskt gashandtag med tumgas för maximal effektivitet och kontroll över arbetet.
Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 14:34
Fuel inching control
Explanation:
This is a guess, but I have come across something similar to this before. It means the fuel (gas) can be increased by increments, not actually in inches, but by inching the control lever forward bit by bit.
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Donald MacDonell-Sanderson
Local time: 13:34
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Thanks, Donald, I think that makes perfect sense! It fits in my context, in any case.
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Fuel inching control


Explanation:
This is a guess, but I have come across something similar to this before. It means the fuel (gas) can be increased by increments, not actually in inches, but by inching the control lever forward bit by bit.

Donald MacDonell-Sanderson
Local time: 13:34
PRO pts in pair: 33
Grading comment
Thanks, Donald, I think that makes perfect sense! It fits in my context, in any case.
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