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gauge metal

French translation: acier de 2mm

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English term or phrase:14 gauge metal
French translation:acier de 2mm
Entered by: Anthony Chalkley
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18:03 Oct 31, 2004
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / measures
English term or phrase: gauge metal
A circular table saw shall have a hood type guard covering the blade at all times when not in use. The guard shall be made of 14 gauge metal or thicker, or made of plastic if capable of withstanding the strikes and blows incidental to appropriate use.
Patricia Farant
France
Local time: 03:54
acier de 2mm
Explanation:
14 gauge, c'est l'épaisseur de la tôle - l'équivalent précis est de 2,03mm.
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Anthony Chalkley
Local time: 03:54
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acier de 2mm


Explanation:
14 gauge, c'est l'épaisseur de la tôle - l'équivalent précis est de 2,03mm.

Anthony Chalkley
Local time: 03:54
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 11

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agree  Céline Godinho
22 mins
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agree  Robert Frankling: "épaisseur" Definition: The thickness of sheet steel. Better-quality steel has a consistent gauge to prevent weak spots or deformation.
32 mins
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agree  Arroger
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agree  jacrav
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agree  Demosthene
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