View Single Post
Old 10-22-2012, 05:02 PM   #45 (permalink)
georgi UK
 
Posts: 11,357
 

Join Date: Mar 2007
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by soko View Post
georgi

In our instructions we are talking about absoute/spirit level. Will the guys get the drift or should I change it to horizontal/vertical?

Soko
=] horizontal / vertical can only mean one thing as an absolute reference. these can then be expanded to "looking from" the side, the front, the back etc.

absolute spirit level conveys an instrument that, in itself can be inaccurate. so yes, the correct terms are vertical, horizontal.

we all understand this meaning!
__________________

georgi UK is offline        Reply With Quote