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Schlackevertiefung

English translation: scouring

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German term or phrase:Schlackevertiefung
English translation:scouring
Entered by: danilingua
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10:30 Mar 8, 2004
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Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / Abwasserrohre
German term or phrase: Schlackevertiefung
Abwasserrohre, Gusseisen, außen porige Oberfläche, innen teilweise Schlackevertiefungen

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danilingua
Germany
Local time: 09:34
scouring
Explanation:
caused by grit and other waste material carried along the pipe by the waste water. Grooves or grooving would be other possibilities

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Note added at 1 hr 10 mins (2004-03-08 11:41:13 GMT)
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Schlacke can loosely be applied to almost any kind of rubbish, from the slag produced as a by-product of smelting to the sort of waste that can be carried off a road-surface and down the drains - mostly grains of sand, earth and gravel-chippings off the road.
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Local time: 09:34
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scouring


Explanation:
caused by grit and other waste material carried along the pipe by the waste water. Grooves or grooving would be other possibilities

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Note added at 1 hr 10 mins (2004-03-08 11:41:13 GMT)
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Schlacke can loosely be applied to almost any kind of rubbish, from the slag produced as a by-product of smelting to the sort of waste that can be carried off a road-surface and down the drains - mostly grains of sand, earth and gravel-chippings off the road.

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