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Streblänge

English translation: face length

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German term or phrase:Streblänge
English translation:face length
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08:44 Jun 21, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mining & Minerals / Gems
German term or phrase: Streblänge
To do with coal mining
arum
Local time: 23:46
face length
Explanation:
... upon the depth of extraction (d), the face length (l) and the face height (h). Initial ... divided between superficial, surface coal measures, undisturbed coal measures, mining zone and ...

Streb m (Bergb) / longwall [face]
Strebausbau m (Bergb) / face support
Streb[aus]bau m, -abbau m (Bergb) / longwall face [working], longwall
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Hermann
Local time: 22:46
Grading comment
Many thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1face length
Hermann


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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Streblänge
face length


Explanation:
... upon the depth of extraction (d), the face length (l) and the face height (h). Initial ... divided between superficial, surface coal measures, undisturbed coal measures, mining zone and ...

Streb m (Bergb) / longwall [face]
Strebausbau m (Bergb) / face support
Streb[aus]bau m, -abbau m (Bergb) / longwall face [working], longwall

Hermann
Local time: 22:46
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Many thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingo Dierkschnieder: As longwall is already used in the German, it might make sense to call it "longwall length".
2 hrs
  -> Thanks Ingo - one could use either :-)
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