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English to German translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering / Diecasting
English term or phrase:follow trough
Also follow trough stop position, waiting for follow through. It refers to the motion of the rod/plunger after compressing and intensifying, to optionally eject the part. The term is seems to come from Golf or Tennis, here the continuing motion after impact with the ball.
Wirz und Metzger hatten gute Antworten bezueglich Tennnis
und Golf, aber hier geht es um Druckguss. Die
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Explanation: through not trough.
you're right that it is used in sports such as tennis and golf.
To follow through with your club/racket etc is to continue the forward motion of the club/racket once you have hit the ball. Following through is generally considered a necessary requirement for good technique.
Hope this helps
Libero_Lang_Lab United Kingdom Local time: 12:01 Native speaker of: English