Drehspezialist

English translation: lathe operator/specialist

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German term or phrase:Drehspecialist
English translation:lathe operator/specialist
Entered by: Dawn Montague
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13:25 Aug 21, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Drehspezialist
Ende 2000 entschloss sich XXX, den Vertrieb der Maschinen von XXX und XXX in eine Hand zu geben. Durch die Bereitschaft, einen Drehspezialisten einzustellen, der ausschliesslich fuer diese Produkte zustaendig ist, erhielt die Firma XXX zum 01.01.2001 den Zuschlag.
Dawn Montague
Local time: 16:38
Lathe operator / Lathe specialist
Explanation:
Since a Drehmaschine is a lathe, this would be a lathe operator or a lathe specialist or even a lathe expert, if you want to call it that.
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bhpirch
Local time: 15:38
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Summary of answers provided
na +2Lathe operator / Lathe specialist
bhpirch
na -1turn specialist
Klaus Dorn
na -1turning specialist/expert
Sven Petersson


  

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18 mins peer agreement (net): -1
turning specialist/expert


Explanation:
Implicit in answer.


    My geriatric brain.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 22:38
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1637

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Roland Grefer: this is in reference to a "Dreher", a lathe operator
1 hr
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20 mins peer agreement (net): -1
turn specialist


Explanation:
none

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 23:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Roland Grefer: this is in reference to a "Dreher", a lathe operator
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35 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Lathe operator / Lathe specialist


Explanation:
Since a Drehmaschine is a lathe, this would be a lathe operator or a lathe specialist or even a lathe expert, if you want to call it that.


    Siemens, Dictionary of electrical engineering
    Routledge, German technical dictionary
bhpirch
Local time: 15:38
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 73
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johanna Timm, PhD
6 mins

agree  Roland Grefer: also supported by "Technisches Taschewörterbuch"
59 mins
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