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12:38 Jan 2, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / electronics
German term or phrase: Befestigungsdübel
type of rawlplug
Robinshaw
Spain
Local time: 18:56
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Summary of answers provided
5anchorManfred Mondt
4mounting or attachment pin
Dr. Fred Thomson
3 +1mounting plug/dowel...
Cilian O'Tuama
3fixing plugKlaus Dorn


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
fixing plug


Explanation:
is what I think they're called...

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 20:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 3
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25 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
mounting plug/dowel...


Explanation:
I reckon

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 19:56
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 117

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agree  gangels
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
mounting or attachment pin


Explanation:
This is what I have always hear them called.

Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 11:56
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Native speaker of: English
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anchor


Explanation:
Martin, anchor is the generic term for all types of Duebel, and by definition they all are Befestigungsduebel. Rawl-Plug is one specific anchor with a lead shield on the inside and covered with a fiber material on the outside. Einschlagduebel are varioud types of drive-in anchors. Please do not use dowell, plug of peg in the US, they all refer to different items.
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    Reference: http://www.apachesales.com/anchors.asp
Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 13:56
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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