English translation: oil permeable and oil permeability
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13:56 Oct 26, 2006
German to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / oil filters
German term or phrase:durchgängig / Ölgängigkeit
Bubble Point (Blasendruck)
Bei der Bubble-Point-Prüfung wird festgestellt, wie viel Druck aufgebaut werden muss, bis das Filterpapier durchgängig ist. Dies ist ein Maß für die Ölgängigkeit des Papiers.
This about testing oil filters. I've put permeable for durchgängig - I think that's OK. But would Ölgängigkeit be "oil permeability" here? Seems to a common term, but not sure if it's right here.
Explanation: Nothing wrong with your suggestion at all:
Here's just one example:
Role of polymers on formation damage
The filter cake is critical in preventing reservoir invasion by mud filtrate. ... filtrate composition, and oil permeability reduction after mud exposure. ...
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