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Hellbezugswert (HBW)

English translation: lightness coefficient

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German term or phrase:Hellbezugswert (HBW)
English translation:lightness coefficient
Entered by: Teresa Reinhardt
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19:19 Jan 17, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Mortar, coatings
German term or phrase: Hellbezugswert (HBW)
Der Hellbezugswert der Oberputze muss gemäß ÖNORM B 6400 mind. 25 betragen. Dies gilt auch für weitere Beschichtungen (z. B. Anstriche).

Is "luminance" (L) sufficient ?
WIDIC
Germany
Local time: 02:23
brightness
Explanation:
I'd go with brightness if you don't want to search for the exact term (I don't have time)
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Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 17:23
Grading comment
Luminance and brightness = wrong. This "tricky" term is lightness.
1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3brightnessTeresa Reinhardt


  

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39 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
brightness


Explanation:
I'd go with brightness if you don't want to search for the exact term (I don't have time)

Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 17:23
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 475
Grading comment
Luminance and brightness = wrong. This "tricky" term is lightness.
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