Rautendrahtgitter

English translation: diamond-mesh wire screen

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German term or phrase:rautendrahtgitter
English translation:diamond-mesh wire screen
Entered by: Marcus Malabad

02:53 Aug 13, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Rautendrahtgitter
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diamond-mesh wire screen
Explanation:
My Budig Dict. of Electronics and Elect. Eng. gives 'wire screen' for 'Drahtgitter'.

See first link for wire screens.

From the second link (The complete wire mesh glossary of terms):

diamond mesh

Wire mesh woven into a diamond pattern, typically in a 1-1/2" opening with an intermediate crimp weave. Used for grilles, window or machinery guarding.



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na +1diamond-mesh wire screen
Marcus Malabad
nacarpenter cloth
Roland Grefer
narhombus grid wire
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rhombus grid wire


Explanation:
Raute= lozenge, rhombus
drat=wire
gitter=grid, lattice
Gitterdraht= grid wire

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diamond-mesh wire screen


Explanation:
My Budig Dict. of Electronics and Elect. Eng. gives 'wire screen' for 'Drahtgitter'.

See first link for wire screens.

From the second link (The complete wire mesh glossary of terms):

diamond mesh

Wire mesh woven into a diamond pattern, typically in a 1-1/2" opening with an intermediate crimp weave. Used for grilles, window or machinery guarding.






    Reference: http://www.hanoverwire.com/
    Reference: http://www.wovenwire.com/reference/glossary.htm
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 14:07
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
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carpenter cloth


Explanation:
the type of carpenter cloth used in German construction typically has rhombic ("Rauten") holes, as opposed to the square holes usually found in American carpenter cloth.

Roland Grefer
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