balance tool

balance tool

[′bal·əns ‚tül]
(mechanical engineering)
A tool designed for taking the first cuts when the external surface of a piece in a lathe is being machined; it is supported in the tool holder at an unvarying angle.
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He explained that the social responsibility is an economic balance tool in society; rather, it was established for this purpose.
Sunnen says it custom designs each TC tool by mapping the bore, creating a two-dimensional profile to determine optimum length, and spacing the abrasives to balance tool wear and produce consistent bore geometry and dimensional accuracy over thousands of parts.
The Personal Balance Tool (PBT) was developed in 2006 as a one-stop, Web-based resource to help USAA employees and their family members achieve greater work-life balance.
They provide the same capabilities as the monitoring and controlled open-speed technologies but can also allow the moulder to balance tools, fill extremely complex multi-gated parts, reduce warpage, cut clamp force, and even trim part weight.
They provide the same capabilities as the monitoring and controlled open-speed technologies but can also allow the molder to balance tools, fill extremely complex multi-gated parts, reduce warpage, cut clamp force, and even trim part weight.
Balance tools, technology and your message to really deliver.
Linear adjustments such as Photoshop's Levels and Color Balance tools work well for subtle adjustments, and astronomy-specific programs such as PixInsight's "ColorCalibration" tool is nothing short of brilliant.
Mr Marcoux uses a Hine balancer operating at 750 rpm to balance tools that will run at 25,000 rpm.