English translation: decarbonized

18:37 Mar 24, 2014
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Metallurgy / Casting
Swedish term or phrase: urkolat
Sprickbildning har börjat uppträda över hela ugnskroppen vilket tyder på att materialet börjar vara urkolat.
Anya Applebee
English translation:decarbonized
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George Hopkins
Local time: 14:12
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Thank you again:)
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George Hopkins
Local time: 14:12
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Thank you again:)
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Asker: Thanks George, that's what I thought so I'll use that one :)

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I'll go with this suggestion, tho it strikes me as on the formal side. Based on the Swe reference, I'm guessing you are making charcoal but would really like more context. Are you working with a 'kolmila'? Then there might be an older, informal term I can't find...


Hope this helps!

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charring
    Reference: http://www.fao.org/docrep/x5555e/x5555e04.htm
Deane Goltermann
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