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German term or phrase:Pitting
English translation:pitting
Entered by: Gillian Searl
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10:43 Jul 10, 2002
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / automotive
German term or phrase: Pitting
Ärzte, weil sie mit Endoskopen in die verwinkelten Eingeweide der Autos hineinblicken, auf der Suche nach Rost und Pitting-Bildung, punktuelle Vertiefungen in den Kolben.
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:45
Pitting formation
Explanation:
I think it is english
in materials there may occure some small pits, a kind of deformation/abresion due lack of uniformitiy of material

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Note added at 2002-07-10 12:27:16 (GMT)
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There is also galling but a little diffrent
For galling and pitting there are pictures (I answered in Turkish community these)
http://www.waukeshafoundry.com/antigall.htm
pitting see
http://www.corrosion-doctors.org/Localized/Pitting.htm
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1964
Turkey
Local time: 00:45
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Pitting formation


Explanation:
I think it is english
in materials there may occure some small pits, a kind of deformation/abresion due lack of uniformitiy of material

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Note added at 2002-07-10 12:27:16 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

There is also galling but a little diffrent
For galling and pitting there are pictures (I answered in Turkish community these)
http://www.waukeshafoundry.com/antigall.htm
pitting see
http://www.corrosion-doctors.org/Localized/Pitting.htm

1964
Turkey
Local time: 00:45
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in category: 3
Grading comment
If you say so!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Rowan Morrell: Yes, it definitely means "pitting".
16 mins
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agree  Johannes Gleim: pitting ist Lochfraß-Korrosion
21 mins
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agree  Alan Johnson: Heisst auf "Altdeutsch" Lochfrass
29 mins
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agree  Gillian Scheibelein: pitting corrosion as opposed to uniform corrosion and crevice corrosion
1 hr
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agree  Sueg
2 hrs
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agree  Klaus Herrmann
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agree  Bob Kerns
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