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English translation: mounting flange

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03:42 Mar 21, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / suspended ceilings
German term or phrase: Einhängekantung
Specification of metal ceiling panel: stirnseitig 1 x Einhängekantung, 1 x stirnseitig Z-Kantung.

Mounting edge / lip?
Patricia Will
Local time: 17:07
English translation:mounting flange
Or mounting seam.
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Alan Johnson
Local time: 10:07
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3 +1mounting flange
Alan Johnson
2 -1Mounting Beam
Savita Bhalla

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Mounting Beam

Just guessing ;)

Savita Bhalla
Local time: 14:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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disagree  Alan Johnson: A beam suggests something much more massive and also suggests a separate entity.
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mounting flange

Or mounting seam.

Alan Johnson
Local time: 10:07
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agree  Kim Metzger: Could it be a lip?
6 hrs
  -> S'pose it could be. When I was still doing hands-on engineering, many moons ago, this kind of thing was almost always referred to as a flange. That doesn't mean that variations are not possible.
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