uppkragning

English translation: base flashing \\ upstand \\ upturn

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Swedish term or phrase:uppkragning
English translation:base flashing \\ upstand \\ upturn
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12:22 Dec 26, 2010
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Swedish term or phrase: uppkragning
Anrikning av klorider samt fuktbelastning begränsas genom uppkragning
av den helklistrade bitumenmattan på pelare och väggar.
quincey
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:05
base flashing upstand upturn
Explanation:
US. Base Flashing is the extension of the roof membrane.
GB. Upstand\Upturn - section of roof covering that turns up against a vertical surface.
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Stefan A. M. Adamek
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Local time: 05:05
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4base flashing upstand upturn
Stefan A. M. Adamek
3upward flanging
xxxtrsk2000


  

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upward flanging


Explanation:
'kragning' as you know, according to Engstroem, is flanging, cupping or curling (i.e. cymbals?), and googling this brought me to http://www.cymbalholic.com/forums/showthread.php?8520-Edge-F...
I found the term 'downward flange (I guess that would be nedkragning?) and 'upward flange' also came up in google, but I have not found an example of 'upward flanging'


    Reference: http://www.cymbalholic.com/forums/showthread.php?8520-Edge-F...
xxxtrsk2000
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1 day 9 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
base flashing upstand upturn


Explanation:
US. Base Flashing is the extension of the roof membrane.
GB. Upstand\Upturn - section of roof covering that turns up against a vertical surface.


Example sentence(s):
  • All weatherproofing upstands occurring around the roof area including doorways, openings.......
  • The roof membrane and the base flashing, which is essentially an extension of the roof membrane, perform the waterproofing function......

    Reference: http://www.answers.com/topic/upstand
    Reference: http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/ibp/irc/bsi/89-design-construc...
Stefan A. M. Adamek
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