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English translation: Scribed joint

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Danish term or phrase:kontra-kehling
English translation:Scribed joint
Entered by: tihomir
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21:12 Dec 9, 2016
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Tech/Engineering - Furniture / Household Appliances / carpentry
Danish term or phrase: kontra-kehling
samlingen mellem ben og bordplade er udført med en kontra-kehling, en enestående snedkermæssig detalje
tihomir
Iceland
Scribed joint
Explanation:
I fount this in Hovmand & Andersen: Illustrated Building dictionary. An excellent investment, I found!
ISBN 13: 978-87-987034-2-6
ISBN 10: 87-987034-2-0

Kontrakeling = Kontrakehling
Snedkerhjørnesamlinger udført med profileret rammetræ.
Scribed joint
An exact joint cut for the edge of one joinery member to fit snugly against a surface, such as a wall, floor or ceiling.

Hovmand and Andersen have not shown a picture of this, but you can see it illustrated here:
http://www.danskbyggeskik.dk/dictionary/Ordbog_klar.pdf

and here:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/21088170@N06/3861668798
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Christine Andersen
Denmark
Local time: 15:58
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Tak!
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Scribed joint


Explanation:
I fount this in Hovmand & Andersen: Illustrated Building dictionary. An excellent investment, I found!
ISBN 13: 978-87-987034-2-6
ISBN 10: 87-987034-2-0

Kontrakeling = Kontrakehling
Snedkerhjørnesamlinger udført med profileret rammetræ.
Scribed joint
An exact joint cut for the edge of one joinery member to fit snugly against a surface, such as a wall, floor or ceiling.

Hovmand and Andersen have not shown a picture of this, but you can see it illustrated here:
http://www.danskbyggeskik.dk/dictionary/Ordbog_klar.pdf

and here:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/21088170@N06/3861668798

Christine Andersen
Denmark
Local time: 15:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 28
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Tak!

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Reference information:
I found this wonderful site... There is a picture of kontra kehling if you scroll down to K.

http://www.danskbyggeskik.dk/dictionary/Ordbog_klar.pdf

It is often spelt kel, which is a groove, but I am sure you know that.

Christine Andersen
Denmark
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