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Wurzelkerbe

English translation: shrinkage groove

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German term or phrase:Wurzelkerbe
English translation:shrinkage groove
Entered by: Krokodil
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10:28 Mar 5, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / Welding
German term or phrase: Wurzelkerbe
Second in the list of welding terms.
Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 08:20
Wurzelkerbe n sg f (Schw) incomplete joint penetration n sg (Schw) root opening n sg (Schw)
Explanation:
Ernst
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 08:20
Grading comment
I actually found this in the end in the European standard EN 25817, where it's referred to as "shrinkage groove".
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4 +3Wurzelkerbe n sg f (Schw) incomplete joint penetration n sg (Schw) root opening n sg (Schw)
Cilian O'Tuama


  

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Wurzelkerbe n sg f (Schw) incomplete joint penetration n sg (Schw) root opening n sg (Schw)


Explanation:
Ernst

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 08:20
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 101
Grading comment
I actually found this in the end in the European standard EN 25817, where it's referred to as "shrinkage groove".

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson
1 hr

agree  jccantrell: incomplete joint penetration, see: http://www.kiccnet.com/Visual-Inspection-Of-Welding-P1.htm
8 hrs

agree  Michael Sebold
11 hrs
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Jul 25, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)(none) » Engineering: Industrial


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