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einde vlamdichtheid betrokken op afdichting

English translation: Intermiscent/Intumescent

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Dutch term or phrase:afdichtingsprofiel (fire protection)
English translation:Intermiscent/Intumescent
Entered by: Dave Greatrix
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14:49 Dec 17, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: einde vlamdichtheid betrokken op afdichting
Na 63 minuten verhittungsduur vatte het afdichtingsprofiel plaatselijk vlam (einde vlamdichtheid betrokken op afdichting).

Observations during heating window frame for /heatfire resistance
Elizabeth Duke
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:23
After being heated for 63 minutes the intermiscent strip ignited.
Explanation:
(fire resistance was achieved on sealing)

I think the "afdichtingsprofiel" refers to an "intermiscent strip" If you have ever noticed a white strip around an hotel door, that would have been an "intermiscent strip". It is made of a special material that swells up when heated, sealing the room from smoke, gases etc.

Clearadon Installation Instructions
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... work well. 7. Vent stacks that pass through fire walls must use an intermiscent fire stop system. INSTALLER'S MANUAL CLEARADON INSTALLATION INSTRUCTION 3 AIR & ...
www.awqinc.com/pdf/Instwtrd.PDF
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Dave Greatrix
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:23
Grading comment
Thanks. Can you say intumescent seal too?
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4 +1After being heated for 63 minutes the intermiscent strip ignited.
Dave Greatrix


  

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After being heated for 63 minutes the intermiscent strip ignited.


Explanation:
(fire resistance was achieved on sealing)

I think the "afdichtingsprofiel" refers to an "intermiscent strip" If you have ever noticed a white strip around an hotel door, that would have been an "intermiscent strip". It is made of a special material that swells up when heated, sealing the room from smoke, gases etc.

Clearadon Installation Instructions
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
... work well. 7. Vent stacks that pass through fire walls must use an intermiscent fire stop system. INSTALLER'S MANUAL CLEARADON INSTALLATION INSTRUCTION 3 AIR & ...
www.awqinc.com/pdf/Instwtrd.PDF

Dave Greatrix
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:23
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1747
Grading comment
Thanks. Can you say intumescent seal too?

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agree  Yves Georges
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