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Überbindemaß

English translation: amount of offset

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German term or phrase:Überbindemaß
English translation:amount of offset
Entered by: Thomas Moser
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15:42 Jul 17, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Civil engineering, construction, building
German term or phrase: Überbindemaß
Begriff aus der Maurerwesen.
Die Stoßfugen übereinander liegender Ziegelschichten müssen versetzt sein, d.h. dass die Ziegel sich überlappen. Der Betrag der Überlappung wird als Überbindemaß bezeichnet.
Thomas Moser
Local time: 13:26
amount of offset
Explanation:
I can\'t find a more technical term.

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Note added at 2002-07-17 16:25:26 (GMT)
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Lap: The distance the bricks of the course overlap the bricks of another course

http://www.claybrick.org.za/cba/p_glossary.htm
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 07:26
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Dear Kim,
Thank you for your answer, which I found very helpful.
Best wishes,

Thomas Moser
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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amount of offset


Explanation:
I can\'t find a more technical term.

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Note added at 2002-07-17 16:25:26 (GMT)
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Lap: The distance the bricks of the course overlap the bricks of another course

http://www.claybrick.org.za/cba/p_glossary.htm

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 07:26
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1556
Grading comment
Dear Kim,
Thank you for your answer, which I found very helpful.
Best wishes,

Thomas Moser

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Theo Bose
55 mins

agree  Ken Cox: see also http://www.masonryinstitute.com/glossary/glossary_klm.html -- even more entries than 'claybrick'
2 hrs

agree  Dr. Fred Thomson
5 hrs
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