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festen Sitz

English translation: securely fastened

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20:36 Oct 18, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: festen Sitz
Re: electric planer
Its use:
Vor jeder Benutzung Maschine, festen Sitz der Hobelmesser, Stecker und Kabel uberprufen.
Kyra
United States
Local time: 07:33
English translation:securely fastened
Explanation:
or firmly seated
easy one here.....
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Lucien Marcelet
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Summary of answers provided
5 +2securely fastened
Lucien Marcelet
4are securely seated/fastenedxxxAbu Amaal
3saddle assemblyDeb Phillips


  

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securely fastened


Explanation:
or firmly seated
easy one here.....

Lucien Marcelet
PRO pts in pair: 58
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agree  Hans-Henning Judek
14 mins

agree  Johanna Timm, PhD
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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
are securely seated/fastened


Explanation:
or "secure seating"

but seated or seating doesn't quite fit Kabel so I would go with the more generic "fastened".



xxxAbu Amaal
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saddle assembly


Explanation:
Before each use of the machine, check the electric planer saddle assembly (should be something like how firmly is is mounted), cord/cable and plug.....

I don't know anything about planing machines but recommend checking the web on the subject. pretty neat topic.....

Deb Phillips
PRO pts in pair: 77
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