KudoZ home » English to German » Tech/Engineering

Closed Cup Method

German translation: geschlossener Tiegel

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:closed cup
German translation:geschlossener Tiegel
Entered by: Anita Millar
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

02:29 Dec 18, 2000
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Closed Cup Method
Not much context given. This is about a hazardous chemical substance. It says in a list of properties:
Flash point >62 degrees C, Method: Closed Cup.
Thanks in advance for any suggestions!
Anita
Anita Millar
Local time: 10:24
geschlossener Tiegel
Explanation:
closed cup

method for determining the flash point of fuels, solvents, cutback asphalts, and some light lube fractions, utilizing a covered container in which the test sample is heated and periodically exposed to a small flame introduced through a shuttered opening. The lowest temperature at which the vapors above the sample briefly ignite is the flash point.
Selected response from:

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 11:24
Grading comment
Thanks for your quick and well referenced answer!
Anita
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
nageschlossener Tiegel
Katarina Berger
nageschlossener Tiegel
Mats Wiman


  

Answers


14 mins
geschlossener Tiegel


Explanation:
closed cup

method for determining the flash point of fuels, solvents, cutback asphalts, and some light lube fractions, utilizing a covered container in which the test sample is heated and periodically exposed to a small flame introduced through a shuttered opening. The lowest temperature at which the vapors above the sample briefly ignite is the flash point.


Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 11:24
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 711
Grading comment
Thanks for your quick and well referenced answer!
Anita
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

48 mins
geschlossener Tiegel


Explanation:
Testgerät für die Flammpunktprüfung


    wenske chemical dictionary
Katarina Berger
Germany
Local time: 11:24
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 461
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search