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Schnittfuge

English translation: sawn joint

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German term or phrase:Schnittfuge
English translation:sawn joint
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06:22 Jul 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Schnittfuge
Building report re: Betonboden
... nachdem es an den Raum- und Schnittfugen zu Aufschluesslungen kamm ...
Michael Grunwald
Local time: 08:11
sawed joint
Explanation:
Concrete joints are generally sawed.
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Kevin Fulton
United States
Local time: 19:11
Grading comment
Thanks!
Good explanation of joints at:
http://www.metzgermcguire.com/industri.htm
E.g. difference between isolation (expansion), control and construction joints (Latter 2 may be sawn or saw-cut).
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Summary of answers provided
nasawed jointKevin Fulton
naCut jointAntje Ruppert


  

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7 mins
Cut joint


Explanation:
Michael, this is just a guess but I noticed that the German original is full of typos.

HTH,

Antje


    Ernst
Antje Ruppert
United States
Local time: 19:11
PRO pts in pair: 73
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31 mins
sawed joint


Explanation:
Concrete joints are generally sawed.


    Gelbrich/Reinwaldt "W'buch Bauwesen"
Kevin Fulton
United States
Local time: 19:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 435
Grading comment
Thanks!
Good explanation of joints at:
http://www.metzgermcguire.com/industri.htm
E.g. difference between isolation (expansion), control and construction joints (Latter 2 may be sawn or saw-cut).
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