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English translation: jack rafter angle calculations

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German term or phrase:Flächenschiften
English translation:jack rafter angle calculations
Entered by: Shane London
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19:23 Nov 25, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Flächenschiften
Zertifikat

Einführung Flächenschiften

Folgende Kenntnisse und Fertigkeiten wurden vermittelt:

Modell: Walmdach über nicht winkliger Traufe
Aufrisse Maßstab 1:2 und Maßstab 1:1
Gratsparren und Gratklauenschifter
Flächenklappung

From a seminar at the Zimmerer Kompetenz Zentrum in Kassel
Shane London
Australia
Local time: 15:19
jack rafter angle calculations
Explanation:
In the carpentry trade, “schiften” means:

Das Austragen und Ausarbeiten von Grat-, Kehl-, Schifter- und schrägen Giebelsparren. […]kommt immer dort vor, wo Dachflächen schräg aufeinander treffen.
http://de.wiktionary.org/wiki/schiften

Flächenschiften is a skill taught to 2nd year carpenter apprentices
http://www.bbs-ahaus.de/module/dateidownload/Ausbildungsplan...

some more info:
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schiftung

Schiftersparren= jack rafter
www.dict.cc/english-german/jack rafter.html

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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 22:19
Grading comment
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jack rafter angle calculations


Explanation:
In the carpentry trade, “schiften” means:

Das Austragen und Ausarbeiten von Grat-, Kehl-, Schifter- und schrägen Giebelsparren. […]kommt immer dort vor, wo Dachflächen schräg aufeinander treffen.
http://de.wiktionary.org/wiki/schiften

Flächenschiften is a skill taught to 2nd year carpenter apprentices
http://www.bbs-ahaus.de/module/dateidownload/Ausbildungsplan...

some more info:
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schiftung

Schiftersparren= jack rafter
www.dict.cc/english-german/jack rafter.html



Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 22:19
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