Anzündhaken

20:28 Apr 30, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Science (general)
German term or phrase: Anzündhaken
FINALLY:
(Der Lieferumfang der Kamine beinhaltet eine Montage - und Bedienungsanleitung, Sicherheitshinweise, den gesamten Kamin wie bestellt, Anzündhaken, Einfülltrichter.)
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Zed


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3 +1igniter hook
Victor Dewsbery
4poker
Hermann


  

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Anzündhaken
poker


Explanation:
In polished unwrought iron. Set comprises 4 pieces: stand, shovel, poker and tongs. Height 71 cm.. Buy online from La Redoute.

Hermann
Local time: 18:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Victor Dewsbery: I think the stove here is for liquid fuel. I would use a poker to poke about in the cinders of a solid fuel fire.
1 hr
  -> thanks Victor - I didn't see anything about liquid fuel :-)
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Anzündhaken
igniter hook


Explanation:
I don't think it is a poker - you use a poker to poke about in the cinders, but I think your "Anzündhaken" operates some sort of mechanism which creates a spark and lights the fire.

Victor Dewsbery
Germany
Local time: 19:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Derek Gill Franßen: You could probably even get away with just calling it an "igniter" / "ignitor" (IMHO). :-)
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