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Keilfeder

English translation: coiled spring

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04:32 Jun 13, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Keilfeder
In description of self locking hexagon nuts: "Muttern > M16 erhalten 2 Keilfedern". I know that Federkeil is feather key in terms of nuts etc., but what is Keilfeder?!?
Hubbit
Local time: 01:44
English translation:coiled spring
Explanation:
Thanks for help, have found "coiled spring" in VW dictionary. Will use that!
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Summary of answers provided
nacoiled springHubbit
nawedge springMarcus Malabad


  

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31 mins
wedge spring


Explanation:
See link for illustration of a wedge spring. 'Feder' is a spring (Federband - spring bracket, Federkante - spring casing).


    Reference: http://www.uberti.com/parts/partSearch.pl-model=Dragoon_I.ht...
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 01:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 1782
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VW Tech dict has confirmed translation to be "coiled spring"
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Comment: VW Tech dict has confirmed translation to be "coiled spring"

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coiled spring


Explanation:
Thanks for help, have found "coiled spring" in VW dictionary. Will use that!

Hubbit
Local time: 01:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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