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Roof purlins

French translation: panne

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04:50 Dec 11, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Roof purlins
Construction - roofing storm water drainage
Christine Moulet
Australia
Local time: 20:09
French translation:panne
Explanation:
purlin [Def. from Dictionnary of Architecture and Construction by Cyril Harris --highly recommended for anybody doing translation in the construction field!] = A piece of timber laid horizontally on the principal rafters of a roof to support the common rafters on which the roof covering is laid.

Panne [Def. du Dictionnaire technique du bâtiment et des travaux publics]
pièce de charpente placée horizontalement sur les arbalétriers et calée par les échantignoles, pour supporter les chevrons ou les plaques de couverture.

Traduction confirmée dans le Dictionnaire Architecture/Construction J. Forbes et dans Termium.

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1 hr
panne


Explanation:

purlin = panne n. f.
Déf. :
Poutre parallèle à l'égout d'un toit offrant un support intermédiaire aux chevrons ou à la couverture.

Étienne Amblard


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Etienne Amblard
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12 hrs
panne


Explanation:
purlin [Def. from Dictionnary of Architecture and Construction by Cyril Harris --highly recommended for anybody doing translation in the construction field!] = A piece of timber laid horizontally on the principal rafters of a roof to support the common rafters on which the roof covering is laid.

Panne [Def. du Dictionnaire technique du bâtiment et des travaux publics]
pièce de charpente placée horizontalement sur les arbalétriers et calée par les échantignoles, pour supporter les chevrons ou les plaques de couverture.

Traduction confirmée dans le Dictionnaire Architecture/Construction J. Forbes et dans Termium.

Hope this helps!


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