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English translation: hydrogen embrittlement

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German term or phrase:Wasserstoffriss
English translation:hydrogen embrittlement
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11:51 Sep 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: wasserstoffriss
steel building construction:
welding
zapfsully
United States
Local time: 19:44
hydrogen embrittlement
Explanation:
the closest I come to "riss" is "versproedung", which is embrittlement, not sure whether this fits with your context...I guess embrittlement comes before the actual "riss". Riss translates as "break, split, rift" or "fracture".
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Local time: 06:44
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na +3hydrogen brittleness
Alexander Schleber
nahydrogen embrittlementKlaus Dorn


  

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hydrogen embrittlement


Explanation:
the closest I come to "riss" is "versproedung", which is embrittlement, not sure whether this fits with your context...I guess embrittlement comes before the actual "riss". Riss translates as "break, split, rift" or "fracture".

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 06:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514
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Thanks again.
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19 mins peer agreement (net): +3
hydrogen brittleness


Explanation:
The hydrogen interacts with the metal being welded, making the metal brittle and causing cracks.

HTH


    Ernst
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 04:44
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340

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