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05:31 Apr 2, 2005
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German to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / Piping
German term or phrase:Aufdornung
1. Das Rohrende wird bis zum Anschlag in die Muffe oder Aufdornung geschoben. (Context: preparation of pipe for soldering procedure)2. Rohrende und Innenteil der Muffe bzw. Aufdornung mit einem sauberen Lappen reinigen.
Explanation: A "dorn" is a spike driven into material, generally in order to widen an aperture which is not large enough to receive an inserted piece. Here the end of a pipe is being inserted into a widened aperture or socket, See Ernst."Wörterbuch der Industriellen Technik".
Werner Hehn Local time: 21:50 Native speaker of: English, German
2 hrs confidence:
Explanation: Means the expansion of a pipe end.
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Rolf Bueskens Local time: 07:50 Native speaker of: German PRO pts in category: 31