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Japanese translation: 布基礎

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English term or phrase:sleeping foundation
Japanese translation:布基礎
Entered by: jackamano
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16:38 May 21, 2005
English to Japanese translations [PRO]
Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase: sleeping foundation
casting *sleeper foundation* walls

This is a caption for a picture depicting construction site
jackamano
Japan
Local time: 21:45
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Explanation:
布基礎

just a guess.
Genarally 根太 is put on the foundation or the ground.
sleeper:スリーパー 枕木、転ばし根太など、地上またはコンクリート面に置いた支材
I had impression that this means 布基礎(continious footing)
or スリーパーウォール(sleeper wall)


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Note added at 11 hrs 8 mins (2005-05-22 03:46:35 GMT)
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sleeper:スリーパー 枕木、転ばし根太など、地上またはコンクリート面に置いた支材:建築用語辞典、技報堂出版
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cinefil
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Local time: 21:45
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Explanation:
布基礎

just a guess.
Genarally 根太 is put on the foundation or the ground.
sleeper:スリーパー 枕木、転ばし根太など、地上またはコンクリート面に置いた支材
I had impression that this means 布基礎(continious footing)
or スリーパーウォール(sleeper wall)


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Note added at 11 hrs 8 mins (2005-05-22 03:46:35 GMT)
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sleeper:スリーパー 枕木、転ばし根太など、地上またはコンクリート面に置いた支材:建築用語辞典、技報堂出版


    Reference: http://www.abag.ca.gov/bayarea/eqmaps/fixit/ch5/sld005.htm
    Reference: http://www.diydoctor.org.uk/projects/replacing_a_timber_floo...
cinefil
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Local time: 21:45
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agree  kokuritsu: This is actually what I've thinking of, too.
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