# Mindesteinwaage

## English translation: minimum added weight

 19:45 Oct 12, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
 German term or phrase: Mindesteinwaage "Die hierbei ermittelte Mindesteinwaage ist für die jeweilige Waage verbindlich. Für alle anderen Waagen entfällt der USP  Test (siehe Festlegungen in Anhang 3). Die USP -Messunsicherheitstest - Protokolle werden im jeweiligen Waagen- Logbuch aufbewahrt" Lowest possible weighable mass?
 English translation:minimum added weight Explanation:the minimum amount of weight added onto the balance. This depends on the accuracy of the balance. See the ref. Wie hoch sollte die Mindest-Einwaage sein? Die Einwaage sollte > 100 mg sein, da die Abweichung von +/- 1 Digit auf einer vierstelligen Analysenwaage bereits einen Fehler von +/- 0,1% darstellt.
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Gillian Scheibelein
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4 +2minimum added weight
 Gillian Scheibelein
4minimum sample weight
 Oliver Walter
3minimum initial weight
 Jo Mayr

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8 mins   confidence:
minimum initial weight

Explanation:
or initial weighted sample
good Luck... :=)

 Jo MayrGermanyLocal time: 08:15Native speaker of: GermanPRO pts in category: 4
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22 mins   confidence:
minimum sample weight

Explanation:
I don't think "..ein.." means "initial" here. It's more like bringing the sample in (to the weighing machine) to be weighed.

 Oliver WalterUnited KingdomLocal time: 07:15Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 8
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24 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
minimum added weight

Explanation:
the minimum amount of weight added onto the balance. This depends on the accuracy of the balance.

See the ref.
Wie hoch sollte die Mindest-Einwaage sein?
Die Einwaage sollte > 100 mg sein, da die Abweichung von +/- 1 Digit auf einer vierstelligen Analysenwaage bereits einen Fehler von +/- 0,1% darstellt.

Reference: http://at.vwr.com/app/Header?tmpl=/themengebiete/volumetrie/...
 Gillian ScheibeleinGermanyLocal time: 08:15Specializes in fieldNative speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 426
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