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English translation: cordless drill/driver

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13:45 Dec 4, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Akku-Bohrschrauber
Der kürzeste Akku-Bohrschrauber seiner Klasse ist ebenso "made bei Festool" wie der neue Exzenterschleifer, der...
Part of a company profile. Does this Akku refer to the tool being battery-operated?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 08:04
English translation:cordless drill/driver
Explanation:
Yes it does refer to battery operation. However, tools of this type are generally referred to as "cordless tools".

Cf., for instance:
www.mytoolstore.com/
or
Cordless Drill/Drivers
www.woodnet.net/toolreviews/drll_rev.html
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 23:04
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Summary of answers provided
nabattery drill
Lisanne
nacordless screw driverManfred Mondt
nacordless drill/driverUlrike Lieder


  

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23 mins
cordless drill/driver


Explanation:
Yes it does refer to battery operation. However, tools of this type are generally referred to as "cordless tools".

Cf., for instance:
www.mytoolstore.com/
or
Cordless Drill/Drivers
www.woodnet.net/toolreviews/drll_rev.html


    I have one in the garage and use it often!
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525

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Rolf Bueskens

Lisanne

Sabine Wedemeyer
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27 mins
cordless screw driver


Explanation:
Do a Google search on "cordless screw driver" and you will get about 74 hits!
Also good to have ar home, a cordless drill (Akku-Bohrmaschine).
Manfred


    Google > "cordless screw driver"
Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 02:04
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 252
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29 mins
battery drill


Explanation:
You can find this term on the websites of Bosch or Black&Decker, for example.
They also show pictures of the battery dril, for example.

Hope this helps!


    Reference: http://www.blackanddecker.com/
Lisanne
Local time: 08:04
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 48
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