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Schallstückschweifung

English translation: bell flare

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German term or phrase:Schallstückschweifung
English translation:bell flare
Entered by: Robin Salmon
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02:13 Mar 28, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / wind instruments, making
German term or phrase: Schallstückschweifung
Diese sehr aufwendige, alte Fertigungsmethode garantiert eine möglichst gleichmäßig dünne Wandungsdicke in Bereich der Schallstückschweifung.

Making French horns.
I think it means "curve of the bell". Can anyone with a knowlege of instrument-making comment, please?
Robin Salmon
Australia
Local time: 07:46
bell flare
Explanation:
have a look at the picture in the first link
More information on the manufacturing of french horns here:
http://www.lawsonhorns.com/Bellflares.htm
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 14:46
Grading comment
Thank you very much. Good job the French horn is one of my favourite instruments, as this was a bit of a tough translation!
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4bell flare
Johanna Timm, PhD


  

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bell flare


Explanation:
have a look at the picture in the first link
More information on the manufacturing of french horns here:
http://www.lawsonhorns.com/Bellflares.htm


    Reference: http://www.playmusic.org/brass/more/morefrenchhorn.html
    Reference: http://www.musikverein-hessloch.de/Instrumente.htm#Waldhorn
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 14:46
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7274
Grading comment
Thank you very much. Good job the French horn is one of my favourite instruments, as this was a bit of a tough translation!
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