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Hakenschlüssel

English translation: hook wrench / hook spanner

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German term or phrase:Hakenschlüssel
English translation:hook wrench / hook spanner
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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13:29 Aug 29, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Hakenschlüssel
This word appears in some assembly instructions for a water treatment system:
Herausdrehen der Strahlerschutzrohr-Halterungen falls sie zum Transport in die Bestrahlungskammer eingeschraubt wurden. Gegebenenfalls ist der beiliegende Hakenschlüssel dazu zur Hilfe zu nehmen.
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 10:19
hook wrench / hook spanner
Explanation:
1. Hook Wrench for Clamping Collet Nuts DIN 6499.

Hakenschlüssel für Spannzangenmutter DIN 6499. ...

2. Wörterbuch Metall

Hakenschlüssel. hook spanner.
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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 10:19
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Summary of answers provided
na +1hook wrench / hook spanner
Vesna Zivcic
na +1hook wrenchMarcus Malabad
nac-shaped hook wrenchhschl
na -1Hook Screwdriver
LegalTransform


  

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9 mins peer agreement (net): -1
Hook Screwdriver


Explanation:
This site shows a picture of a Hook Screwdriver (notice hakenschrauber in the URL):

http://www.wolfcraft.de/english/tips_tricks/hakenschrauber.h...

This glossary gives Hook Spanner (British English for Screwdriver):

http://www.hwk-muenchen.handwerk.de/aus-weit/ausbildg/elea/d...


    Reference: http://www.wolfcraft.de/english/tips_tricks/hakenschrauber.h...
    Reference: http://www.hwk-muenchen.handwerk.de/aus-weit/ausbildg/elea/d...
LegalTransform
United States
Local time: 04:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 104

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Ken Cox: sorry, a spanner is a wrench, not a screwdriver
1 hr
  -> you're bloody right, of course
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10 mins peer agreement (net): +1
hook wrench


Explanation:
This is directly from my Siemens Dictionary of Drives. See link below for pic


    Reference: http://www.hdtools.co.uk/stores/pages/beta/p24b.htm
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 10:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 1782

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Roland Grefer
2 hrs
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16 mins peer agreement (net): +1
hook wrench / hook spanner


Explanation:
1. Hook Wrench for Clamping Collet Nuts DIN 6499.

Hakenschlüssel für Spannzangenmutter DIN 6499. ...

2. Wörterbuch Metall

Hakenschlüssel. hook spanner.


    Reference: http://www.stimtools.cz/export/en_chucking.html
    www.hwk-muenchen.handwerk.de/aus-weit/ausbildg/elea/deutsch/ m_dedk.htm
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 10:19
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Roland Grefer
2 hrs
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46 mins
c-shaped hook wrench


Explanation:
also used for removal of collets of exhaust pipes in some automotive engines

hschl
Local time: 10:19
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 174
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