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02:17 Jan 9, 2002
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Danish term or phrase: skiftegang
Facadetegningerne angiver omfanget af stenfacaderne samt principperne for skiftegang
Margit Pehrsson
Local time: 05:28
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5 +1bond
Sven Petersson
5a"skift" is one "layer" of bricks in the wallxxxcrowntrans
4Bond
Mario Marcolin


  

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bond


Explanation:
V&B proffer:

"skiftegang sb. (arkit.) bond (scheme)".

On
http://www.danmarkskirker.dk/fagordbog_sa.htm
one finds:
"skiftegang (murforbandt eller murstensforbindelser), ordning af stenene i en murflade. ......" and excellent pictures illustrating different bonds.


    Vintelberg & Bodelsen
    Reference: http://www.danmarkskirker.dk/fagordbog_sa.htm
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 20:58
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1723
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Other term obtained from local building contractor

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agree  xxxcrowntrans: a"skift" is one "layer" in a brick wall
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Comment: Other term obtained from local building contractor

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a"skift" is one "layer" of bricks in the wall


Explanation:
each layer of brick is a "skift" so "skiftegang" is the common title for the different patterns in laying bricks, either for decorative patterns or for load bearing constructions around door and window openings.

xxxcrowntrans
PRO pts in pair: 27
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Bond


Explanation:
Bond Stone
Stone which ties a wall together by extending through the entire thickness.
The context suggest stone walls.
On brickwork bonding see links
1)"The bond is the way in which bricks are arranged in a wall, it is necessary
to prevent the vertical joints in two consecutive courses being positioned directly above one
another, as this weakens the construction."
2) illustrations


    Reference: http://www.trp.dundee.ac.uk/research/glossary/brick.html
    Reference: http://www.cmhpf.org/kids/Guideboox/brick.html
Mario Marcolin
Sweden
Local time: 20:58
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 11
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