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Record 1 2011-05-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Compressors
  • Servicing and Maintenance (Motor Vehicles and Bicycles)
  • Bodywork and Framework (Motor Vehicles)
DEF

A device used with an air compressor to prevent oil and water from getting into the air line.

OBS

It also regulates pressure.

OBS

air transformer: term officially approved by the Lexicon Project Committee (New Brunswick).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Compresseurs
  • Entretien et réparation (Véhicules automobiles et bicyclettes)
  • Carrosserie, caisse et châssis (Véhicules automobiles)
OBS

Dans le cas d'un pistolet de type soufflant, l'air de pulvérisation arrivant au pistolet doit être absolument sec, donc ne contenir ni eau ni huile. Cela oblige à surveiller les épurateurs dans le cas de compresseurs.

OBS

épurateur d'air; bloc épurateur : termes uniformisés par le Comité du projet de lexiques (Nouveau-Brunswick).

Spanish

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