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German translation: Abstand(s)halter

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English term or phrase:spacer
German translation:Abstand(s)halter
Entered by: Elvira Stoianov
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11:53 Jul 2, 2002
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Tech/Engineering / motherboard description
English term or phrase: spacer
If the motherboard has mounting holes, but they don’t line up with the holes on the base and there
are no slots to attach the spacers, do not become alarmed you can still attach the spacers to the
mounting holes.
Elvira Stoianov
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Thilo Santl
Local time: 16:42
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4 +9Abstandhalter
Thilo Santl



14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +9

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Thilo Santl
Local time: 16:42
Native speaker of: German
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Pee Eff
4 mins

agree  Charlotte Blank
20 mins

agree  Jerzy Czopik: Technik-Hardliner würde auch "Distanzstück" sagen
23 mins

agree  xxxTService: Ja. Sind die kleinen, meist beigefarbenen Kunststoffhütchen, die zwischen Motherboard und Gehäuse sitzen.
33 mins

agree  Klaus Herrmann: Schließe mich Jerzy an, aber Abstandhalter ginge auch...
49 mins

agree  Geneviève von Levetzow: Schließe mich auch Jerzy und Klaus an, kenne eher Distanzstück
2 hrs

agree  RWSTranslation: bevorzuge allerdings Abstandshalter
4 hrs

agree  rapid
7 hrs

agree  Johannes Gleim: Abstandshalter (mit s)
7 hrs
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