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Meßbacken

English translation: measuring jaws (beak)

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German term or phrase:Meßbacken
English translation:measuring jaws (beak)
Entered by: Alexander Schleber
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09:31 Aug 27, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Meßbacken
From a list of test and measuring equipment in a foundry.
Context: Meßbacken für Bohrungen
Robert
measurement jaws (beak)
Explanation:
Backen = jaws
Meß = measurement.

The are quite a lot of measurement tools that use jaws (sometimes also called beaks) for measuring various values.

HTH
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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 11:19
Grading comment
It makes ssense.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na +1measurement jaws (beak)
Alexander Schleber


  

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39 mins peer agreement (net): +1
measurement jaws (beak)


Explanation:
Backen = jaws
Meß = measurement.

The are quite a lot of measurement tools that use jaws (sometimes also called beaks) for measuring various values.

HTH


    Ernst
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 11:19
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340
Grading comment
It makes ssense.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: to 'measuring jaws', see: http://www.koba.de/pe_eng.htm
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