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Dockenpappe

English translation: roofing felt (UK), tar paper (US)

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German term or phrase:Dockenpappe
English translation:roofing felt (UK), tar paper (US)
Entered by: Ingeborg Gowans
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22:26 Nov 10, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Dockenpappe
"Dachfläche mit Dockenpappe eindecken ..."

natürlich handelt es sich um Dachsanierung ...
onubad
Germany
Local time: 16:39
roofing felt
Explanation:
http://www.baulexikon.de/dictionary/german/ger_eng_d.htm
if this is the same as "Dachpappe" which seems to be the case with the little context to go on
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Ingeborg Gowans
Canada
Local time: 11:39
Grading comment
Thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1roofing felt
Ingeborg Gowans


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
roofing felt


Explanation:
http://www.baulexikon.de/dictionary/german/ger_eng_d.htm
if this is the same as "Dachpappe" which seems to be the case with the little context to go on

Ingeborg Gowans
Canada
Local time: 11:39
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 94
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nicole Schnell: Or: tar paper in the US
9 mins
  -> thanks, Nicole, yes, that's the term I was looking for; we actually just had our roof done, I should have known
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Nov 15, 2008 - Changes made by Ingeborg Gowans:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/737569">onubad's</a> old entry - "Dockenpappe" » "roofing felt (UK), tar paper (US)"


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