dingfest

English translation: pinpoint - precisely locate

17:04 Aug 19, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: dingfest
Risse: ganze 3cm lang und 2 Millimeter rief - und selbstverstaendlich alle, die groesser sind - soll dieser Molch auf seinen Kontrollfahrten dingfest machen - auf zehn Zentimeter genau.


This is about a pig (Molch)used in pipelines to detect cracks - it is equipped with electronic circuitry which enables mapping of the condition of the pipe
Phyllis
English translation:pinpoint - precisely locate
Explanation:
What you need here is: pinpoint - precisely locate - but the term "dingfest machen" is often used to mean more or less the same as "arrest" or "apprehend" - HTH - Dan
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pinpoint - precisely locate


Explanation:
What you need here is: pinpoint - precisely locate - but the term "dingfest machen" is often used to mean more or less the same as "arrest" or "apprehend" - HTH - Dan

Dan McCrosky (X)
Local time: 11:59
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I really appreciated your prompt help.

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