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23:05 Apr 29, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: überlegieren
Context: welding electrode

Sample sentence: "Aufgrund des geringen Aufmischgrades und des überlegierten Füllbandes wird die angestrebte Schweißguthärte bereits in der ersten Lage erzielt. Ein mehrlagiges Schweißen is nich zu empfehlen..."

Thanks a lot for your suggestions in advance,

André Lotter

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Vesna Zivcic



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1. Over-alloyed stainless steel welding electrode used as buffer layer in welding ...

2. ... Italian chains, for instance, are over alloyed with gold. Italian manufacturers are licensed and the Italian government makes spot checks to assure the ...

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This is overalloyed in the sense that the strip electrode has more alloy content than the base metal, in order to achieve the hardness in the weld metal (Schweissgut)that is mentioned in the rest of your quote.

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