selbstschneidenden

English translation: self-tapping screw

12:19 Feb 26, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: selbstschneidenden
Das Bein wird in einer speziellen Halterung unter Einbringen je einer Schanzschen Schraube mit zentralem selbstschneidenden Gewinde in Femur und Tibia fixiert
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 02:26
English translation:self-tapping screw
Explanation:
i think this is the right word in English
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Merry Foxworth
United States
Local time: 05:26
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naself-tapping screw
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naself tapping thread
Elisa Capelão
naself-tapping screw
Merry Foxworth


  

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15 mins
self-tapping screw


Explanation:
i think this is the right word in English


Merry Foxworth
United States
Local time: 05:26
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 315
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28 mins
self tapping thread


Explanation:
Gewinde are not screws, that would be Scrauben...
The correct translation in my opinion is thread...


here are some references for you:



[PDF] www.industrialpress.com/Handbook/Contents/Sect9.pdf
... 1532 Metric Hex Lag Screws 1564 Double Coil ... Type U Hardened Screw 1688 Inch Series ... Ring
Failure 1635 Self-tapping Thread Inserts 1691 Retaining ...


M3-X Lag Screw System
... Features and Benefits Include: Self-Tapping Screws; Lag Screw Design eliminates the
need for overdrilling. Fills pilot hole "wall to wall" for maximum strength ...
www.androcles.net/M3x.html


Clinical Articles
... of time for insertion between a traditional cortical screw and a self-tapping lag screw, regardless of physician experience. (The Journal of Foot & Ankle ...
www.osteomedcorp.com/articles/timeanalysis.html


Lag Screw Osteosyntheisis System
... Lag Screw High strength titanium alloy Centre-drive head 2.3mm diameter, 0.75mm thread
pitch Self tapping Available in 20mm-40mm lengths; 20mm threaded length ...
www.klsmartin.com/lag.dir/lag.html


Alphatec Manufacturing, Inc. - Mini Lag Screw System (MLS)
... Inc. Mini Lag Screw System, MLS MLS. MLS. MLS. MLS. MLS. FEATURES & BENEFITS: Only
2.7mm cannulated screw; Cortical and cancellous threads; Self-reaming, self-tapping ...
www.pinstruments.com/products/alphatec/mls/default.htm


Hope this helps!




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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 10:26
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 117

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Ulrike Lieder (X)
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2 hrs
self-tapping screw


Explanation:
Foxy is right.

In the field of surgery, you do find
Titanium bone (self-tapping) screws.


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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 11:26
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 126
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