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English translation: sprocket

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German term or phrase:Ritzel (bike)
English translation:sprocket
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18:15 Dec 22, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
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German term or phrase: Titanium Ritzel [sic] (deluxe mountain bike -- urgent!)
In a list of components of a high-end ($ 6000) mountain bike (bicycle - Porsche Bike FS Evolution).
Tom Funke
titanium sprocket
Explanation:
Being the owner of a (MUCH less expensive) mountain bike myself, I know that it has a sprocket.

There are several "bictionary" sites on the web that list Ritzel -> sprocket.
They might also contain some other useful terminology, see
http://cyclery.com/lists/eurobike/eurobike-archive-hyper/eur...
www.fa-technik.adfc.de/Fall/Bictionary/DE.html

For a thesis on mountain bikes, go to
www.musicline.ch/rayweber/mtbsa.htm

HTH, and happy holidays!
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 02:43
Grading comment
Thanks for the great Web references too. The Swiss dissertaion made great reading besides being very good information. ... <>
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natitanium sprocketUlrike Lieder
na[titanium made] (gear)pinion
Johanna Timm, PhD


  

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1 hr
[titanium made] (gear)pinion


Explanation:
Seidel has the following entries
Ritzel: ( treibt an, bewegt): gear pinion
Ritzel ( Zahnrad): pinion
Ritzelachse: pinion shaft
Ritzelkammer: pinion box
Ritzelwelle: pionon (drive) shaft/ spline shaft
Ernst gives "pinion"
HTH!


    SeidelHWB Technik/ Ernst
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 02:43
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7302
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titanium sprocket


Explanation:
Being the owner of a (MUCH less expensive) mountain bike myself, I know that it has a sprocket.

There are several "bictionary" sites on the web that list Ritzel -> sprocket.
They might also contain some other useful terminology, see
http://cyclery.com/lists/eurobike/eurobike-archive-hyper/eur...
www.fa-technik.adfc.de/Fall/Bictionary/DE.html

For a thesis on mountain bikes, go to
www.musicline.ch/rayweber/mtbsa.htm

HTH, and happy holidays!

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 02:43
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
Grading comment
Thanks for the great Web references too. The Swiss dissertaion made great reading besides being very good information. ... <<And wear your chin guard: I went over the handlebars once with very costly consequences when my brakes locked (though on a racing bike). >>
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