In reference to the patent: EP0282796B1

Is this patent available in English? I cannot understand the e auto translation version.

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    Have you tried clicking the Espacenet link on the page you linked to?
    – Eric S
    Commented Aug 4, 2017 at 2:29

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This granted EPO patent was published in German and has no English-language counterpart. However it does have English-language claims: https://worldwide.espacenet.com/publicationDetails/claims?CC=EP&NR=0282796B1&KC=B1&FT=D&ND=&date=19900905&DB=&locale=

Furthermore, you can use Chrome's built-in translator (right click and select "Translate to English") to translate the specification: https://worldwide.espacenet.com/publicationDetails/description?CC=EP&NR=0282796B1&KC=B1&FT=D&ND=&date=19900905&DB=&locale=

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