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Sterngriff

English translation: star grip/machine knob

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German term or phrase:Sterngriff
English translation:star grip/machine knob
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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04:36 Jun 9, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Sterngriff
Baukreissäge: Einzelteile
u. a. Sterngriff
Zeus
Local time: 17:07
star grip
Explanation:
or simply 'machine knob'
Selected response from:

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 18:07
Grading comment
vielen Dank.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naFluted (Plastic) knobsManfred Mondt
nahand knob
txaccuracy
nagood grip
Camaxilo
nastar grip
Mats Wiman


  

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5 mins
star grip


Explanation:
or simply 'machine knob'

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 18:07
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
Grading comment
vielen Dank.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Vesna Zivcic: also: palm knob
1 hr
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4 hrs
good grip


Explanation:
star grasped ( grip).

Camaxilo
Local time: 11:07
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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10 hrs
hand knob


Explanation:
Check the website in the reference, it has a picture of a "sterngriff" with it. If you then click on "english" on the left hand top you will get the translation which is hand knob.

Good luck.

Christa


    Reference: http://www.ganter-griff.com/katd/ub107.htm
txaccuracy
PRO pts in pair: 17
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16 hrs
Fluted (Plastic) knobs


Explanation:
A "Sterngriff" typically has six to eight flutes and ridges. According to reference sited, this is a fluted knob. Kreuzgriffe are Knobs with (three to) four flutes and ridges are called Four-Prong Knobs (or Tri-Prong knobs).



    Google search: Sterngriff & Fluted Plastic knob
    Reid Tool Supply Company Catalog
Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 12:07
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 252

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Daniela Mühling
7 hrs
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