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English translation: guiding edge


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Swedish term or phrase:styrkant
English translation:guiding edge
Entered by: George Hopkins
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00:07 Feb 16, 2006
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Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / Tetrapak
Swedish term or phrase: styrkant
In a sheet explaining assembly of a tetrapak machine:

"Vid montering av mellanröret på värmekammaren är det viktigt att den vilar mot styrkanten"
David Rumsey
Local time: 11:08
guiding edge
My preference.
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George Hopkins
Local time: 20:08
Grading comment
Excellent suggestion.
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Summary of answers provided
5steering edge / controlling edge
4guiding edgeGeorge Hopkins



2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
steering edge / controlling edge

My suggestion as being confirmed by this link: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/Controller

Local time: 12:08
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guiding edge

My preference.

George Hopkins
Local time: 20:08
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Grading comment
Excellent suggestion.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Lars Jelking: "seat" is a common term for this. PS. It is not specifically Tetrapak's term but a general machanical word for an edge or surface against which someting is to be put or is resting.
1 hr
  -> You might well be right, I'm not at all acquainted with Tetrapac's equipment.
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