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sprickorna i skalet/höljet

English translation: cracks in the housing

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Swedish term or phrase:sprickorna i skalet/höljet
English translation:cracks in the housing
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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21:42 Jan 27, 2002
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Swedish term or phrase: sprickorna i skalet/höljet
Det gäller sprickorna i höljet på en bärbar dator. Datorn skall skickas på reparation och en lista med fel bifogas. Kan man säga "the cracks in the cabinet"?
Sasha
cracks in the housing
Explanation:
No, you could not use "cabinet" for a laptop computer. Use "housing"!
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Sven Petersson
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Local time: 21:58
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5 +2cracks in the housing
Sven Petersson


  

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cracks in the housing


Explanation:
No, you could not use "cabinet" for a laptop computer. Use "housing"!


    My geriatric brain.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 21:58
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8077
Grading comment
Thanks! Tack! Kiitos! Merci! Danke! Spasiba!

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agree  Hans-Bertil Karlsson: Sprickorna i särken, och många andra märken.. Minns du den?
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  -> Thank you very much!

agree  Mats Wiman
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