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häftmassa

English translation: adhesive compound

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Swedish term or phrase:häftmassa
English translation:adhesive compound
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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07:34 Jul 9, 2001
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Swedish term or phrase: häftmassa
finns det ett annat ord än "Blu-Tack"??
Linda Joelsson
Sweden
Local time: 03:59
adhesive compound
Explanation:
I don't know Blu-Tack but the generic name for 'häftmassa' is 'adhesive compound' or 'adhesive paste' or simply 'adhesive'.
If one describes the buildup of something adhesive the sticky part is called 'häftmassa' or 'häftämne'
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 03:59
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Summary of answers provided
naadhesive compound
Mats Wiman
naBlu-tack/White-tackMalin Brooks


  

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1 hr
Blu-tack/White-tack


Explanation:
These are the only two I've ever heard.


    experience
Malin Brooks
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16 hrs
adhesive compound


Explanation:
I don't know Blu-Tack but the generic name for 'häftmassa' is 'adhesive compound' or 'adhesive paste' or simply 'adhesive'.
If one describes the buildup of something adhesive the sticky part is called 'häftmassa' or 'häftämne'


    Native 'gluer'
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 03:59
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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