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English translation: horizontally punched

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11:16 May 16, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
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German term or phrase: horizontal gestanzt
Die Matte ist angeschnitten, der Rumpfbereich ist horizontal gestanzt, um Gewicht und Packmaß zu reduzieren, aber ohne Abstriche in der Wärmeleistung zu machen.

Context: camping mat

Is it possible for "gestanzt" to mean "compressed"?
markj
English translation:horizontally punched
Explanation:
I think you're on track. It means to punch out or perforate the material to reduce weight.
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horizontally punched


Explanation:
I think you're on track. It means to punch out or perforate the material to reduce weight.

Michael McWilliam
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Local time: 05:35
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