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Nackenband

English translation: reinforced neckband

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German term or phrase:Nackenband
English translation:reinforced neckband
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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00:51 Feb 15, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / safety clothing
German term or phrase: Nackenband
Context: I'm translating a catalog for safety clothing. I have a photo of what looks like an ordinary t-shirt. I've translated elastisches Halsbündchen as elastic neckband. Now what do I do with Nackenband?

T-Shirt mit UV-Schutz
Modell 701, marine
Artikel-Nr. 88500
100% gekämmte Baumwolle
150g/m², Single Jersey
- Elastisches Halsbündchen
- Nackenband
- Farbstabil und pflegefreundlich
- Zertifiziert nach UV Standard 801
Größe: S(44/46) – XXL(60/62)
Pflege: Bis 75°C waschbar,
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 23:28
suggestion
Explanation:
how about you use collar for Halsbündchen and neck band for Nackenband
My dictionary gives Kragen / Halkragen for collar
http://www.dict.cc/?s=collar
Selected response from:

Christine Lam
Local time: 00:28
Grading comment
Thanks, Christine.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Explanation:
how about you use collar for Halsbündchen and neck band for Nackenband
My dictionary gives Kragen / Halkragen for collar
http://www.dict.cc/?s=collar

Christine Lam
Local time: 00:28
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 31
Grading comment
Thanks, Christine.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johanna Timm, PhD: It's called a "reinforced neck band" , designed to prevent overstretching http://galshopper.com/ProductDept.asp?q11=0&q12=79&q13=14640...
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agree  Steffen Walter
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