optioalueen sakaroiden välipuhdistus

English translation: trimming prongs of construction block

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Finnish term or phrase:optioalueen sakaroiden välipuhdistus
English translation:trimming prongs of construction block
Entered by: paul hacker

22:50 Jul 30, 2009
Finnish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mining & Minerals / Gems
Finnish term or phrase: optioalueen sakaroiden välipuhdistus
Has to do with construction project
paul hacker
United States
Local time: 05:12
trimming prongs of construction block
Explanation:
prong of hollow block is removed manually & trimmed to dovetail block at corner of building - photo and text at lower right page of link:
http://www.pihakivi.com/fi/Käyttökohteet/Ohjeet/Muurin raken...
Kiviparista muodostuvalla muurikivityypillä saa tehtyä 90 asteen kulman leikkaamalla ns. välikivestä yhden sakaran pois. Linjalankaa kannattaa käyttää apuna suoran linjan varmistamiseksi.

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Note added at 12 hrs (2009-07-31 11:21:50 GMT)
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Optioalueen is literally option area, as Marju so cleverly asserts, after first considering my answer. Since option area adds nothing to the meaning, why confuse the reader? Sometimes, literal translations can be worse than translations that convey the meaning in the best way.
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Desmond O'Rourke
United States
Local time: 05:12
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trimming prongs of construction block


Explanation:
prong of hollow block is removed manually & trimmed to dovetail block at corner of building - photo and text at lower right page of link:
http://www.pihakivi.com/fi/Käyttökohteet/Ohjeet/Muurin raken...
Kiviparista muodostuvalla muurikivityypillä saa tehtyä 90 asteen kulman leikkaamalla ns. välikivestä yhden sakaran pois. Linjalankaa kannattaa käyttää apuna suoran linjan varmistamiseksi.

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Note added at 12 hrs (2009-07-31 11:21:50 GMT)
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Optioalueen is literally option area, as Marju so cleverly asserts, after first considering my answer. Since option area adds nothing to the meaning, why confuse the reader? Sometimes, literal translations can be worse than translations that convey the meaning in the best way.


Desmond O'Rourke
United States
Local time: 05:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
Notes to answerer
Asker: Was that meant to cover only the middle word of this expression?

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