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nose fuse / tail fuse

German translation: Heckzünder

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13:08 Oct 24, 2000
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: nose fuse / tail fuse
This refers to the location of the fuses on WW II bombs, at the top or at the bottom.
Thanks for your help!
Anita Millar
Local time: 14:03
German translation:Heckzünder
Explanation:
Please see the following website:

http://www.feuerwehr-hamburg.org/new/p_splitter.html

There the "Feuerwehr Hamburg" discusses different types of bombs and "Zünder" they have had to deal with.
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Detlev Rybotycky
Germany
Local time: 15:03
Grading comment
Thank you for your quick answer and also for the website reference! I see many more usefule expressins there.
Anita
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Summary of answers provided
naHeckzünder
Detlev Rybotycky
naKopfzünder
Dr. Sahib Bleher


  

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21 mins
Kopfzünder


Explanation:
I found Kopfzünder for nose fuse, but nothing for tail fuse.


    Reference: http://www.kotsch88.de/120_mm.htm
Dr. Sahib Bleher
Local time: 14:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 106
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1 hr
Heckzünder


Explanation:
Please see the following website:

http://www.feuerwehr-hamburg.org/new/p_splitter.html

There the "Feuerwehr Hamburg" discusses different types of bombs and "Zünder" they have had to deal with.


    WWW
Detlev Rybotycky
Germany
Local time: 15:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 9
Grading comment
Thank you for your quick answer and also for the website reference! I see many more usefule expressins there.
Anita
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