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zippering

German translation: aufreissen / durch Haarrisse

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English term or phrase:zippering
German translation:aufreissen / durch Haarrisse
Entered by: Melanie Michael
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11:39 Mar 15, 2007
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / Reifen
English term or phrase: zippering
Inflate to the manufacturer’s recommended pressure, standing well away from the tyre. During inflation, listen for popping, clicking or creaking caused by ‘zippering’.

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Melanie Michael
Germany
Local time: 15:59
aufreissen / durch Haarrisse
Explanation:
Vom Vorgang her ist bestimmt ein langsames Aufreißen des Reifens gemeint, verursacht durch kleinste Risse (Haarrisse), die nun beim (ersten) Aufpumpen Geräusche und ein Bersten verursachen können.
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Matthias Brombach
Germany
Local time: 15:59
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Danke schön!
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3 +2aufreissen / durch Haarrisse
Matthias Brombach


  

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aufreissen / durch Haarrisse


Explanation:
Vom Vorgang her ist bestimmt ein langsames Aufreißen des Reifens gemeint, verursacht durch kleinste Risse (Haarrisse), die nun beim (ersten) Aufpumpen Geräusche und ein Bersten verursachen können.

Matthias Brombach
Germany
Local time: 15:59
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 56
Grading comment
Danke schön!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Peter Hansch, PhD: There is a picture of a zipper rupture under this link: http://www.ctre.iastate.edu/PUBS/Tech_News/2005/mar-apr/tire...
28 mins
  -> Great link, thanks!

agree  Sonia Heidemann
9 hrs
  -> sehr charmant, Danke!
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