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Polish translation: łata dystansowa

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English term or phrase:patch spacer
Polish translation:łata dystansowa
Entered by: Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
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10:41 Jun 12, 2018
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase: patch spacer
Chodzi o konstrukcje szkieletowe domów, w których ściany wykonuje się z płyt OSB.

Patent EP 3109370

"The surface of the lower side of the ceiling construction (i.e. the side pointing downwards to the insight of the housing) may be covered with a non-modified OSB board as described above using suitable spacers such as patch spacers in order to provide a space for ventilation and space for electrical and plumbing equipment."
Solid_Gear_PL
Poland
łata dystansowa
Explanation:
The authors are Polish. I think we have here a mistranslation. Spacer is clearly element dystansowy. Lath in Polish is łata but łata translated into English can be either patch or lath. Someone mistranslated łata as patch!
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Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 19:23
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3łata dystansowa
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.


  

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łata dystansowa


Explanation:
The authors are Polish. I think we have here a mistranslation. Spacer is clearly element dystansowy. Lath in Polish is łata but łata translated into English can be either patch or lath. Someone mistranslated łata as patch!

Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 19:23
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 616
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Asker: Takie też było podejrzenie, ale nie chciałem nic sugerować w zapytaniu. Teraz mam raczej pewność, skoro jest nas dwóch :)

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