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English translation: edge protection / cable protection

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10:31 Feb 16, 2012
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
German term or phrase: Displayknick
Hello everybody,

This term is stated in a purchase offer for skin diagnosis machines:

"Kleinteile:

(...)

Kabelschlauch (**Displayknick**) ca. 10 cm"

Thanks a lot for any help.
Iris Schlagheck-Weber
Local time: 15:01
English translation:edge protection / cable protection
Explanation:
You could omit the brackets and make a sentence out of it. Basically it's "10 cm of tubing for protecting the cable where it passes over the edge of the display", but that's obviously too long, and maybe even too detailed.

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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 15:01
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Thanks a lot, Cilian.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Cilian O'Tuama


  

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edge protection / cable protection


Explanation:
You could omit the brackets and make a sentence out of it. Basically it's "10 cm of tubing for protecting the cable where it passes over the edge of the display", but that's obviously too long, and maybe even too detailed.



Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 15:01
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Native speaker of: English
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Thanks a lot, Cilian.
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