KudoZ home » German to English » Tech/Engineering

Ring- oder Maulschlüssel

English translation: ring or open jaw spanner

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:Ring- oder Maulschlüssel
English translation:ring or open jaw spanner
Entered by: Alan Johnson
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

05:36 May 8, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Ring- oder Maulschlüssel
context Schraubendreher: Ring- oder Maulschlüssel zur Erzielung hoher Drehmomente
Zeus
Local time: 17:29
ring or open jaw spanner
Explanation:
tradesman, native speaker
Selected response from:

Alan Johnson
Germany
Local time: 18:29
Grading comment
Thank you. I am starting to get interested in tools!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
nabox wrench, open end wrenchManfred Mondt
naBox or face wrenchxxxlone
naring or open jaw spanner
Alan Johnson
naring spanner or open spanner
Vidmantas Stilius


  

Answers


18 mins
ring spanner or open spanner


Explanation:
Found in the technical dictionarier I have

"A Ring or open spanner to achive high torque"


    technical dictionaries
Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 19:29
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 154

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
samsi
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

23 mins
ring or open jaw spanner


Explanation:
tradesman, native speaker

Alan Johnson
Germany
Local time: 18:29
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3388
Grading comment
Thank you. I am starting to get interested in tools!
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

44 mins
Box or face wrench


Explanation:
or: Box or open wrench


    Routledge German Technical Dictionary
xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Danish
PRO pts in pair: 330
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

2 hrs
box wrench, open end wrench


Explanation:
If both types are found on one single tool, is is also called a combination wrench (box/open end).
Manfred


    Reference: http://www.namvu.com/gpcourseware/Courses/gphandtools/hand_t...
Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 252
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search