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03:27 Aug 21, 2000
German to English translations [PRO] Medical
German term or phrase:deutschen Weitenmassystem
In den meisten Scuhgeschäften wird mit dem deutschen WeitenmasssytemWMS gearbeitet.
This is obviously some sort of system for measuring how broad feet are, but does anybody know what it is in English?
German WMS System / German measuring system for childrens shoes
Explanation: WMS stands for the sizes Weit, Mittel, Schmall. In English the sizes are calle width fittings, there appear to be six of them, C - H. Since the German system is uniquely German and an official standard measure, I would recommend the above translation which I found in in the news archive on shoemaking.com (see URL). Eva