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English translation: roof ridge

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German term or phrase:Firste
English translation:roof ridge
Entered by: Kathi Stock
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20:35 Apr 5, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Firste
In den Auflagen des Denkmalamtes zur Baugenehmigung unter Punkt 1. wurde aufgeführt, dass Firste und Grate vermörtelt auszuführen sind.

Anstelle der Zuschläge gemäß ÖNORM B 2219 (z.B. für Friste, Grate, Traufen) werden eigene Aufzahlungspositionen für Erschwernisse verwendet. ...
www.eternit.at/download2.php?file=ETERNIT_LBH-Stand_14-04-2...

Grate sind eine Art "gutter"...aber was sind denn nun Friste???
Kathi Stock
United States
Local time: 05:24
roof ridge
Explanation:
is how Ernst puts it

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Note added at 9 mins (2007-04-05 20:44:26 GMT)
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Langenscheidt Bauwesen = rider strip
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Jonathan MacKerron
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2 +3roof ridge
Jonathan MacKerron


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Friste
roof ridge


Explanation:
is how Ernst puts it

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Note added at 9 mins (2007-04-05 20:44:26 GMT)
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Langenscheidt Bauwesen = rider strip

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 275
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Wilhelm Deutsch: roof ridge , according to my bro in the building trade, W.D.
1 hr

agree  Ulrike Kraemer
9 hrs

agree  Steffen Walter: Yes, or just ridge if context makes it clear that a roof is meant.
1 day18 hrs
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Apr 6, 2007 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
Term askedFriste » Firste


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