10:30 Oct 8, 2004
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
German term or phrase: Schaftboden
7.2 Überprüfung vor der Inbetriebnahme
• Überprüfen und beachten Sie den Abschnitt „Sicherheitsrichtlinien“ in dieser Bedienungsanleitung.
• Prüfen Sie, ob das Steuerthermoelement den Schaftboden berührt. Prüfen Sie, ob Übertemperatursteuerthermoelement
(bei allen Modellen) den Schaftboden berührt.

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Vitali Stanisheuski
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Summary of answers provided
3shank base
2reaches all the way down, thermowell bottom
Klaus Herrmann

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shank base

shank base

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36 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
reaches all the way down, thermowell bottom

If you can't get an explanation from the client, I'd suggest to paraphrase. A wild guess is that Schaft could refer to a thermowell, but given the quality of the translation (Steuerthermoelement is a contradiction in terms), this is really taking a shot in the dark.

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