Kehlbohlenschiftung

English translation: valley rafter joint

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German term or phrase:Kehlbohlenschiftung
English translation:valley rafter joint
Entered by: Shane London

10:45 Nov 26, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Kehlbohlenschiftung
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
Strahlenschifter verkantet
Strahlenschifter abgegratet
Wechsel
Kehlbohlenschiftung

From a seminar at the Zimmerer Kompetenz Zentrum in Kassel
Shane London
Australia
Local time: 03:04
valley rafter joint
Explanation:
A Bohle is a plank, but since it's used as a rafter, that's what I would call it. A Schiftung is a connection, but I would use joint.

Kehlbohlenschiftung
Valley plank joint

Bohle - plank
Kehle - (hip roof) valley
Schiftung - joint
Klauenschiftung – bird's mouth attachment (sic)
Kehlschifter – valley jack rafter
Kehlsparren – valley rafter

schiften: "to join a rafter lengthwise upon another"
In building a conventionally-framed wood building having a hip roof, the lengths and cutting angles for the hip rafters from raw planks, and the correct nailing locations for jack rafters to the hip rafters, must be determined.
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7437826.html


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Note added at 5 hrs (2008-11-26 16:32:58 GMT)
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References: Glossarium Artis 10 - Architecture in Wood, Routledge Fachwörterbuch Architektur, Mühle Wörterbuch der Holzwirtschaft
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 12:04
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valley rafter joint


Explanation:
A Bohle is a plank, but since it's used as a rafter, that's what I would call it. A Schiftung is a connection, but I would use joint.

Kehlbohlenschiftung
Valley plank joint

Bohle - plank
Kehle - (hip roof) valley
Schiftung - joint
Klauenschiftung – bird's mouth attachment (sic)
Kehlschifter – valley jack rafter
Kehlsparren – valley rafter

schiften: "to join a rafter lengthwise upon another"
In building a conventionally-framed wood building having a hip roof, the lengths and cutting angles for the hip rafters from raw planks, and the correct nailing locations for jack rafters to the hip rafters, must be determined.
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7437826.html


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Note added at 5 hrs (2008-11-26 16:32:58 GMT)
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References: Glossarium Artis 10 - Architecture in Wood, Routledge Fachwörterbuch Architektur, Mühle Wörterbuch der Holzwirtschaft

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 12:04
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Grading comment
Thankyou once again.

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