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English translation: bolt latch/lock

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12:54 Jun 14, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Riegelsperre
mit einfacher Riegelsperre - part of a sliding train window. Some sort of device to keep it closed I would imagine.. ??
JMcKechnie
Local time: 00:47
English translation:bolt latch/lock
Explanation:
Yes, you're right, it is the latch or sliding bolt that locks a window shut. Thus, I'd suggest "with a simple bolt latch (or lock)" HTH, Will
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William Scheckel
Local time: 01:47
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Summary of answers provided
nabolt latch/lockWilliam Scheckel
nalocking latch
Dierk Seeburg


  

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locking latch


Explanation:
AFAIK, it's the latch at the top or sides of the sliding part of the window that slide into the corresponding grooves of the frame to lock the window in place.

Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 17:47
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 404
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bolt latch/lock


Explanation:
Yes, you're right, it is the latch or sliding bolt that locks a window shut. Thus, I'd suggest "with a simple bolt latch (or lock)" HTH, Will

William Scheckel
Local time: 01:47
PRO pts in pair: 139
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Many thanks for your quick answer.
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