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12:33 Apr 21, 2008
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Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Dutch term or phrase: huiddoorvoeren
een term die voorkomt in een verzekeringsdocument:
"huiddoorvoeren dienen voorzien te zijn van afsluiters die gemakkelijk bereikbaar zijn".
Justine Sherwood
Spain
Local time: 01:16
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Summary of answers provided
5hull penetrations
Marc Van de Velde, MNI
4 -1skin fittings
Siobhan Schoonhoff-Reilly


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
skin fittings


Explanation:
Lots of references available - just google it.

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Note added at 18 hrs (2008-04-22 07:16:03 GMT)
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http://www.vetusweb.com/manuals/files/Vetus_Diesel_installat...

See page eight, 'Koelwatertoevoer'. This document may proof to be a useful source for you for other technical nautical terms.

Siobhan Schoonhoff-Reilly
Netherlands
Local time: 02:16
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Marc Van de Velde, MNI: Hull penetrations, a fitting is something fit on the hull (skin ??), and a penetration is an opening through the hull. These openings are subject to regular inspections, that's why they show up in an insurance document.
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3 days20 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
hull penetrations


Explanation:
I suppose this is a translation of a shipping (= non-yachting) related document. On ships, one speaks of the hull, not skin nor anything else.

Marc Van de Velde, MNI
Philippines
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