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German term or phrase:Windform
English translation:(air) blast tuyere
Entered by: Trudy Peters
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18:49 Jun 16, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / Blast furnace
German term or phrase: Windform
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Pumpstation Primärkreislauf: Windformenkühlung in den Nennweiten 500 und 530
Trudy Peters
United States
Local time: 12:08
air blast tuyere
Explanation:
Windform = air blast tuyere (FWB Chemie und chemische Technik (ISBN 3-86117-035-3)

Windform (blast furnace) = Ofenform; mouth or opening or orifice of the tuyere, blast tuyere (Ernst, W. der industriellen Technik (3-87097-145-2)

These are of course dictionary definitions, Trudy. HTH a little anyway.

Tom


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Note added at 36 mins (2005-06-16 19:26:00 GMT)
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Tuyere = an opening in the shell and refractory lining of a furnace through which air is forced (McGraw-Hill, D. of Scheintific and Technical Terms, ISBN 0-07-0455270-9)

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Note added at 41 mins (2005-06-16 19:30:48 GMT)
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Tuyère = The opening through which the blast of air enters a blast furnace, cu[pola, fo4rge or the like, to faciliate combuestion. Also: tuyer (see diag. under blast furnac) (Webster\'s encyclopedic Unabridged D., ISBN 0-517-15026-3) Tom
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Tom Funke
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Thanks, Tom! I think just "blast tuyere" will do.
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air blast tuyere


Explanation:
Windform = air blast tuyere (FWB Chemie und chemische Technik (ISBN 3-86117-035-3)

Windform (blast furnace) = Ofenform; mouth or opening or orifice of the tuyere, blast tuyere (Ernst, W. der industriellen Technik (3-87097-145-2)

These are of course dictionary definitions, Trudy. HTH a little anyway.

Tom


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Note added at 36 mins (2005-06-16 19:26:00 GMT)
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Tuyere = an opening in the shell and refractory lining of a furnace through which air is forced (McGraw-Hill, D. of Scheintific and Technical Terms, ISBN 0-07-0455270-9)

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Note added at 41 mins (2005-06-16 19:30:48 GMT)
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Tuyère = The opening through which the blast of air enters a blast furnace, cu[pola, fo4rge or the like, to faciliate combuestion. Also: tuyer (see diag. under blast furnac) (Webster\'s encyclopedic Unabridged D., ISBN 0-517-15026-3) Tom

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Thanks, Tom! I think just "blast tuyere" will do.
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