na zamek

English translation: scarf joint

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Polish term or phrase:na zamek (połączenie ciesielskie)
English translation:scarf joint
Entered by: Andrzej Lejman

14:21 Dec 29, 2003
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture / architecture
Polish term or phrase: na zamek
Wiązanie „na zamek” wymagało zawansowanej technicznej obróbki.
Rumpole
Local time: 21:02
scarf joint
Explanation:
Inflected forms: pl. scarfs (skärfs)
1. A joint made by cutting or notching the ends of two pieces correspondingly and strapping or bolting them together. Also called scarf joint. 2. Either of the correspondingly cut or notched ends that fit together to form such a joint.

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scarf joint definition
scarf joint definition - [noun] a joint made by notching the ends of two pieces of timber or metal so that they will lock together end-to-end

http://www.commerce-database.com/Nouns/scarf-joint.htm
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Local time: 21:02
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scarf joint


Explanation:
Inflected forms: pl. scarfs (skärfs)
1. A joint made by cutting or notching the ends of two pieces correspondingly and strapping or bolting them together. Also called scarf joint. 2. Either of the correspondingly cut or notched ends that fit together to form such a joint.

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Note added at 2003-12-29 14:33:35 (GMT)
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scarf joint definition
scarf joint definition - [noun] a joint made by notching the ends of two pieces of timber or metal so that they will lock together end-to-end

http://www.commerce-database.com/Nouns/scarf-joint.htm


    Reference: http://www.bartleby.com/61/50/S0125000.html
Andrzej Lejman
Local time: 21:02
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 16

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agree  bartek: No, w porównaniu z wieńcową konstrukcją to to jest perełka. Gratuluję :-)
11 mins
  -> Dzięki, to akurat proste było.
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