fl

English translation: grain

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German term or phrase:fl
English translation:grain
Entered by: Robin Salmon (X)

09:18 Nov 18, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / fabric loom
German term or phrase: fl
Two fabric widths given in a table are "70 cm dfl" and "106 cm fl". Any help with these abbreviations much appreciated!
Robin Salmon (X)
Australia
Local time: 23:59
Fadenlauf - texture
Explanation:
DFL - Durchmesser/Fadenlauf

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-11-18 10:20:11 GMT)
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perhaps "grain" or "grainline" in English

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Note added at 2 hrs (2008-11-18 11:27:11 GMT)
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die Breite des Stoffs wird in Fadenrichtung gemessen
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Regina Eichstaedter
Local time: 15:59
Grading comment
Vielen Dank für Ihre Hilfe; ich schreibe "grain" dazu.
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3Fadenlauf - texture
Regina Eichstaedter


  

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Fadenlauf - texture


Explanation:
DFL - Durchmesser/Fadenlauf

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-11-18 10:20:11 GMT)
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perhaps "grain" or "grainline" in English

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Note added at 2 hrs (2008-11-18 11:27:11 GMT)
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die Breite des Stoffs wird in Fadenrichtung gemessen


    Reference: http://drachenkinder-hannover.org/352_kleidung_frame.html
Regina Eichstaedter
Local time: 15:59
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Vielen Dank für Ihre Hilfe; ich schreibe "grain" dazu.
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