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dünflüssig einstellen = to dilute?

English translation: penetrating oil that has been thinned for deep penetration

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15:25 Jan 15, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: dünflüssig einstellen = to dilute?
Um die markante Optik des Eiche-Industrieparketts zu unterstreichen, wählte man Imprägnieröl von xxx, das für die Belange diese Objekts dünnflüssig eingestellt worden war und dadurch besonders tiefenwirksam ist.
Sarah Downing
Local time: 07:58
English translation:penetrating oil that has been thinned for deep penetration
Explanation:
I would re-word this as above. We don't need all the verbage to get both the idea and the spirit across.
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Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 05:58
Grading comment
Nice and simple - thanks a lot, Fred!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5penetrating oil that has been thinned for deep penetration
Dr. Fred Thomson


  

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penetrating oil that has been thinned for deep penetration


Explanation:
I would re-word this as above. We don't need all the verbage to get both the idea and the spirit across.

Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 05:58
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 5861
Grading comment
Nice and simple - thanks a lot, Fred!
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