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Sappie

English translation: lumber pick, lifting hook

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German term or phrase:Sappie
English translation:lumber pick, lifting hook
Entered by: Jack Doughty
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09:03 Jul 21, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Forestry / Wood / Timber
German term or phrase: Sappie
Sappie is defined as follows:

Der Sappie ist das wichtigste Werkzeug für die Bringung von geerntetem Holz. Mit ihm werden die Bloche (Holzstämme) manipuliert und angeschoben.
Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:06
lumber pick, lifting hook
Explanation:
Sappel m, Sappine, Sappie f s. Sapine
Sapine f, Kanthaken m (Forstw) / lumber pick, lifting hook

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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 17:06
Grading comment
Thank you. I have now found all these (except peavie) in my own (Kucera) dictionary under Sappel, but it doesn't have Sappie.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1lumber pick, lifting hook
Cilian O'Tuama


  

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lumber pick, lifting hook


Explanation:
Sappel m, Sappine, Sappie f s. Sapine
Sapine f, Kanthaken m (Forstw) / lumber pick, lifting hook

Ernst

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 17:06
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Thank you. I have now found all these (except peavie) in my own (Kucera) dictionary under Sappel, but it doesn't have Sappie.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ken Cox: also called a cant hook (which properly speaking is only the implement at the end of the handle) and (in Canada) a peavie
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