rodage au fil

04:30 Dec 23, 2016
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Watchmaking
French term or phrase: rodage au fil
This term refers to traditional watchmaking techniques:

"...le rodage au fil, le polissage des ailes à la meule de bois..."

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Matthew Docherty
United Kingdom

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4Lapping of wire
Manoj Chauhan

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Lapping of wire

wire or thread lapping ...

See the explanation - lapping&biw=1366&bih=...

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