In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of house)cableado masculinoinstalación eléctrica femeninohave you checked the wiring in the plug? — ¿has mirado si los cables están bien conectados en el enchufe?
- The Milton Rooms' licence, which is needed before plays, shows and discos can go ahead, has been declined because the electrical wiring in the building is considered unsafe.
- EMF exposures exist in the home and workplace as a result of electrical equipment and building wiring, and not only as a result of nearby power lines.
- Hardcopy blueprints of the internal wiring system were laid out in front of him.
- And with the need to tie into existing building wiring, the system will have to be located close to the electrical feed into the building.
- Make sure electrical wiring and heating systems meet safety codes, and follow the manufacturer's instructions for heater placement and setup.
- Even electrical and computer wiring can be changed in a few minutes as opposed to hours.
- The panel sported a dizzying array of fine circuitry, fiber-optic wiring, some control processor chips and some digital readout panels.
- A fire sparked by faulty electrical wiring outside the Star Court Arcade left around 30 Lismore businesses without power for up to three hours on Tuesday morning.
- Magnetic fields in homes arise mainly from low voltage distribution wiring, house wiring, and domestic appliances.
- There is an oil-fired central heating system and some useable wiring in place, but a thorough overhaul of all services is necessary.
- They also patched-up the plumbing, replaced windows and carried out some much-needed work on the building's electrical wiring.
- Electrical wiring and telephone lines can transmit such signals by conduction; walls can vibrate subtly, as can pipes, beams, ducts, and the like.
- You will need some understanding of circuitry and wiring for this project.
- In Europe tightest regs appear to be in Greece, which officially requires wiring plans of all wiring in buildings to be submitted to central building control for approval.
- All safety warnings on electrical wiring were highlighted and stressed.
- Wiring may look okay to the untrained eye, but electrical wiring that is arcing is dangerous and can start fires.
- GPS receivers don't yet work well indoors where electrical wiring and other noise can interfere with their faint signals.
- Along the bottom was a giant blade and in the cracks some pneumatic systems and wiring could be seen.
- This will reduce rusting and make it less attractive to mice and other pests which can damage electrical wiring.
- The fuse structure may further include additional wiring over the electrical insulating layer at the same level as the fuse.
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