German translation: ineinandergreifend, mit Kontaktgabe
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01:25 Jul 1, 2000
English to German translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase:mateable convex and concave curved
Hier geht es um mögliche Formen für Nuten. Mir bereitet dieses "mateable" Schwierigkeiten,
Ja, genau darum geht es hier. Es geht um V-förmige Schienen und Nuten, die ineinandergreifen. Den Begriff
mateable hatte ich allerdings noch nie gehört und auch nicht im "Ernst" gefunden. Danke 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: Greco's answer looks good. I agree that the word "curved" need not be translated. Zusammenstecken would be another possibility. - It is often used together with plug and socket fittings but also often with Nut und Feder Verbindungen as at this site: - http://www.bau-markt.de/sidm/ausgaben/9901/neu.htm - here they are referring to wood but the word Zusammensteckbar is also used for other materials at other sites.
Dan McCrosky Local time: 09:06 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 390