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2x deckend

English translation: two coats

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04:56 Jul 6, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: 2x deckend
describing paint - could this mean apply 2 coats or is it a type of paint?
English translation:two coats
Explanation:
Definitely means two coatings - it is not a type of paint.

Rgds - Ronald Wiles
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Wilestrans
Germany
Local time: 12:33
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2 mins
two coats


Explanation:
Definitely means two coatings - it is not a type of paint.

Rgds - Ronald Wiles

Wilestrans
Germany
Local time: 12:33
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
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3 mins
apply two coats


Explanation:
As you said, and as far as I know, you have to apply two coats of paint in order for the paint to be "deckend", ie that the original surface does not show through anymore.

MargitH
Local time: 12:33
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Changes made by editors
Dec 29, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
FieldOther » Tech/Engineering
Field (specific)(none) » Construction / Civil Engineering


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