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English translation: sawmill (equipped) with two gate saws

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Bosnian term or phrase:pilana s dva gatera
English translation:sawmill (equipped) with two gate saws
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03:02 Jul 20, 2005
Bosnian to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Bosnian term or phrase: pilana s dva gatera
"Kada se vratio u Bosnu, Latif-beg je u Celincu, petnaestak kilometara od Banja Luke otvorio je trgovacku radnju, a na kupljenom zemljištu uz Vrbanju, usred Celinca, izgradio je mlin sa dva zrvnja i pilanu sa dva gatera i tako postade bogat i jos poznatiji..."
xxxBesmir
Local time: 07:45
sawmill (equipped) with two gate saws
Explanation:
“gater” – od njemačkog “Gattersäge”

English-German online dictionary:
Gattersäge > log frame saw, gang saw, gate saw, rift saw, mill saw
(http://odge.info/german-english/Gattersge {f}.html)
Gattersägemaschine > gang saw, log frame saw, mill saw, sawmill saw
(http://odge.info/german-english/Gattersgemaschine {f}.html)


Webster's Online Dictionary:
GATE SAW
- Food & Agriculture - A machine that carries a number of web saws in a sash reciprocating in the vertical or the horizontal plane. Source: European Union.
- Industry - A power saw whose movable frame, in which is mounted a number of saw blades, operates with an orbital reciprocating motion; used for sawing of logs into planks and boards. Source: European Union.
(http://www.websters-online-dictionary.org/definition/gate sa...


“The Lumber Industry and Its Workers
...
The first type of saw to which mechanical power was apŹplied was the old-fashioned "gate saw", also known as the frame or sash saw. The first improvement on this was known as the "muley" saw. To increase the efficiency of these saws they were arranged in gangs so as to make a number of cuts at one pass of the log.”
(http://www.workerseducation.org/crutch/pamphlets/lumber/ch00...
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V&M Stanković
Serbia
Local time: 07:45
Grading comment
Vesna izabrao sam Vas prijevod jer odgovara namjeri teksta gdje se zeli zakljuciti da ga je upravo ta pilana sa dva stroja kojim je "uduplao" svoju predjasnju produkciju, jos vise obogatila. Hvala Vama posebno Vesna, a i svim drugima na pomoci!
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V&M Stanković


  

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sawmill (equipped) with two gate saws


Explanation:
“gater” – od njemačkog “Gattersäge”

English-German online dictionary:
Gattersäge > log frame saw, gang saw, gate saw, rift saw, mill saw
(http://odge.info/german-english/Gattersge {f}.html)
Gattersägemaschine > gang saw, log frame saw, mill saw, sawmill saw
(http://odge.info/german-english/Gattersgemaschine {f}.html)


Webster's Online Dictionary:
GATE SAW
- Food & Agriculture - A machine that carries a number of web saws in a sash reciprocating in the vertical or the horizontal plane. Source: European Union.
- Industry - A power saw whose movable frame, in which is mounted a number of saw blades, operates with an orbital reciprocating motion; used for sawing of logs into planks and boards. Source: European Union.
(http://www.websters-online-dictionary.org/definition/gate sa...


“The Lumber Industry and Its Workers
...
The first type of saw to which mechanical power was apŹplied was the old-fashioned "gate saw", also known as the frame or sash saw. The first improvement on this was known as the "muley" saw. To increase the efficiency of these saws they were arranged in gangs so as to make a number of cuts at one pass of the log.”
(http://www.workerseducation.org/crutch/pamphlets/lumber/ch00...

V&M Stanković
Serbia
Local time: 07:45
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian, Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Vesna izabrao sam Vas prijevod jer odgovara namjeri teksta gdje se zeli zakljuciti da ga je upravo ta pilana sa dva stroja kojim je "uduplao" svoju predjasnju produkciju, jos vise obogatila. Hvala Vama posebno Vesna, a i svim drugima na pomoci!
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