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English translation: glass-beaded

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22:26 Jul 21, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Metallurgy / Casting / coatings
German term or phrase: glasgestrahlt
Context: Specification for a paddle dryer.

Topic: Overflächenrauhigkeit
Subtopic: Schleifen
Specification of Schleifen: "Schweißnähte glatt geschliffen
Glasgestrahlt"
John Schweinsberg
English translation:glass-beaded
Explanation:
Glass-beading is a form of shot-blasting using glass beads. It is used to relieve surface stresses and harder the surface of the metal.

See e.g.:

Custom Machined Telescope Accessories
The finish process is called glass beading, which is the same durable finish that is applied to ... Glass beading also hardens the surface of the metal, ...
www.observatory.org/access.htm

Auto Clinic Reader Q & A Column: November 2003
I have a glass-beading cabinet in my shop. It does a good job, ... But, most shops use the glass-beading cabinet for cleaning pistons and assorted junk, ...
www.popularmechanics.com/automotive/sub_care_clinic/1272136...

Central Oregon Mall Category (G) Business Index
Glass ~ Auto; Glass - Auto & RV; Glass Beading. * Central Oregon Sandblasting: Glass Beading: Restoration Work: Sandblasting: Sodablasting. Glass Blocks ...
www.centormall.com/g.htm

Controlled shot blasting
Glass Beading. To provide finer finishes, lightly deburr or clean parts, ... When your parts exhibit conditions that require glass beading or if glass ...
www.godfreywing.com/services/shotblast.htm

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Note added at 8 mins (2005-07-21 22:35:24 GMT)
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Sorry, that should read \'harden the surface\'.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 16:56
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glass-beaded


Explanation:
Glass-beading is a form of shot-blasting using glass beads. It is used to relieve surface stresses and harder the surface of the metal.

See e.g.:

Custom Machined Telescope Accessories
The finish process is called glass beading, which is the same durable finish that is applied to ... Glass beading also hardens the surface of the metal, ...
www.observatory.org/access.htm

Auto Clinic Reader Q & A Column: November 2003
I have a glass-beading cabinet in my shop. It does a good job, ... But, most shops use the glass-beading cabinet for cleaning pistons and assorted junk, ...
www.popularmechanics.com/automotive/sub_care_clinic/1272136...

Central Oregon Mall Category (G) Business Index
Glass ~ Auto; Glass - Auto & RV; Glass Beading. * Central Oregon Sandblasting: Glass Beading: Restoration Work: Sandblasting: Sodablasting. Glass Blocks ...
www.centormall.com/g.htm

Controlled shot blasting
Glass Beading. To provide finer finishes, lightly deburr or clean parts, ... When your parts exhibit conditions that require glass beading or if glass ...
www.godfreywing.com/services/shotblast.htm

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Note added at 8 mins (2005-07-21 22:35:24 GMT)
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Sorry, that should read \'harden the surface\'.

Ken Cox
Local time: 16:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 30

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Trudy Peters
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agree  Jan Vano
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agree  Translations4IT
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agree  Lori Dendy-Molz
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agree  John Hayward
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