Forkilingslaget

English translation: Prime coat

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Norwegian term or phrase:Forkilingslaget
English translation:Prime coat
Entered by: jeffrey engberg
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08:22 Apr 28, 2018
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / roadway covers
Norwegian term or phrase: Forkilingslaget
I think "binding layer" is correct.
I wonder if the correct term is "macadam binding layer", though.
I only find references to a binding that contains macadam...
jeffrey engberg
Norway
Local time: 04:29
Prime coat
Explanation:
Forkilingslag: "Tetting av pukklag/steinlag i overflaten med pukk/
stein av finere gradering"

Prime coat: "prime coat penetrates into the layer below, _plugs_ the voids, and forms a water tight surface."

Plug = kile, water tight = tetting
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MechthildOpp
Norway
Local time: 04:29
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Prime coat


Explanation:
Forkilingslag: "Tetting av pukklag/steinlag i overflaten med pukk/
stein av finere gradering"

Prime coat: "prime coat penetrates into the layer below, _plugs_ the voids, and forms a water tight surface."

Plug = kile, water tight = tetting


    Reference: http://www.skogkurs.no/vegnormaler/pdf/Ordforklaringer.pdf
    Reference: http://nptel.ac.in/courses/105101087/19-Ltexhtml/p6/p.html
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