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10:44 Jan 18, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / construction drawings
German term or phrase: Fließgewinde
I am looking for a German to English translation of the term 'Fließgewinde' (Alle Gewindebohrungen sind Fließgewinde). Any help would be greatly appreciated!!
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2continuous threads or butted threads
Derek Ferrari-Frankland



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continuous threads or butted threads

More context always helps. I don't know if there is an exact term in English but this is where there are threaded holes in two (or more) butting elements where one bolt is to pass through them both, so the holes need to aligned and the threads need to be continuous.

Derek Ferrari-Frankland
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