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extending one tread width plus 12'' beyond the top and bottom step

French translation: en faisant la largeur d'un giron plus 12 pouces au dela des première et dernière marches

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English term or phrase:extending one tread width plus 12'' beyond the top and bottom step
French translation:en faisant la largeur d'un giron plus 12 pouces au dela des première et dernière marches
Entered by: Jocelyne S
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12:26 Jun 21, 2005
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Architecture
English term or phrase: extending one tread width plus 12'' beyond the top and bottom step
The curved mesh on the stairs is visually appealing in that it creates a continuous ribbon effect, something that we don't often see on a spiral stair.

The end of the hand railing itself must conform to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards by extending one tread width plus 12" beyond both the top and bottom step to be building code compliant within the various states in the US.
Krystrad
Local time: 15:01
en faisant la largeur d'un giron plus 12 pouces au dela du premier et du dernier escalier
Explanation:
une idée, peut-être à reformuler...

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Note added at 2 hrs 35 mins (2005-06-21 15:02:29 GMT)
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plutôt \"première et dernière marche\" !
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Jocelyne S
France
Local time: 15:01
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merci
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2en faisant la largeur d'un giron plus 12 pouces au dela du premier et du dernier escalier
Jocelyne S


  

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en faisant la largeur d'un giron plus 12 pouces au dela du premier et du dernier escalier


Explanation:
une idée, peut-être à reformuler...

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Note added at 2 hrs 35 mins (2005-06-21 15:02:29 GMT)
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plutôt \"première et dernière marche\" !

Jocelyne S
France
Local time: 15:01
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
merci
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