# gStein und dStein

## English translation: stone weight and stone diameter

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 German term or phrase: gStein und dStein English translation: stone weight and stone diameter Entered by:

 17:05 Nov 10, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
 German term or phrase: gStein und dStein referring to scour protection. "dStein=0-60mm, gamma = 2.7 kN/m3...gStein = 3-6 tons. thanks for any assistance
 Gewicht und Diameter der Steine - weight and diameter of the stones Explanation:Das ist nur eine Vermutung.--------------------------------------------------Note added at 1 hr 50 mins (2003-11-10 18:56:17 GMT)--------------------------------------------------gStein - Gewicht der Steine dStein - Durchmesser der Steine Oben soll es Durchmesser und nicht Diameter der Steine heissen!--------------------------------------------------Note added at 1 hr 52 mins (2003-11-10 18:57:30 GMT)--------------------------------------------------Zu dStein: \"d\" koennte auch so etwas wie Korngroesse bedeuten.--------------------------------------------------Note added at 6 hrs 57 mins (2003-11-11 00:02:34 GMT)--------------------------------------------------dStein - Steingröße - stone size gStein - Steingewicht - stone weight
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Maya Todorova
Local time: 21:27
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1 +1Gewicht und Diameter der Steine - weight and diameter of the stones
 Maya Todorova

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Gewicht und Diameter der Steine - weight and diameter of the stones

Explanation:
Das ist nur eine Vermutung.

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Note added at 1 hr 50 mins (2003-11-10 18:56:17 GMT)
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gStein - Gewicht der Steine
dStein - Durchmesser der Steine

Oben soll es Durchmesser und nicht Diameter der Steine heissen!

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Note added at 1 hr 52 mins (2003-11-10 18:57:30 GMT)
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Zu dStein: \"d\" koennte auch so etwas wie Korngroesse bedeuten.

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Note added at 6 hrs 57 mins (2003-11-11 00:02:34 GMT)
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dStein - Steingröße - stone size
gStein - Steingewicht - stone weight

 Maya TodorovaLocal time: 21:27Works in fieldNative speaker of: Bulgarian
 thanks for the help

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ken Cox: quite plausible -- these are engineering parameters, and 'Stein' should be understood as a subscript
 16 hrs
-> Vielen Dank!
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Changes made by editors
 Nov 27, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter: Field (specific) (none) » Construction / Civil Engineering Dec 16, 2008 - Changes made by davidgreen: Edited KOG entry Maya Todorova's old entry - "gStein" » "stone weight"

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