Walkstelle

English translation: flex(ing) point / area / zone

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German term or phrase:Walkstelle
English translation:flex(ing) point / area / zone
Entered by: xxxdesiderata

18:30 Jan 8, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / automotive
German term or phrase: Walkstelle
On tire, or point of contact bewteen tire and rim? No context.
xxxdesiderata
flex(ing) point / area / zone
Explanation:
walken = to flex

Wyhlidal offers Walkbereich / Walkzone = flexing area, flexing zone
Kevin
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Kevin Fulton
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4 +2flex(ing) point / area / zone
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flex(ing) point / area / zone


Explanation:
walken = to flex

Wyhlidal offers Walkbereich / Walkzone = flexing area, flexing zone
Kevin


Kevin Fulton
United States
Local time: 09:43
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agree  Kim Metzger: Looks right. See below.
3 mins

agree  Harry Bornemann
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Background info


Explanation:
I don't know the proper term, but this online German - English glossary of tire terms might help you or others.

flexing Walkung (f)
flexing area Walkzone (f)
flexing resistance Walkwiderstand (m)

http://www.torgen.ch/pdf/AbisZengl.pdf



    Reference: http://www.torgen.ch/pdf/AbisZengl.pdf
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 08:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 563

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