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bevel

[′bev·əl]
(design engineering)
The angle between one line or surface and another line or surface, or the horizontal, when this angle is not a right angle.
A sloping surface or line.
(graphic arts)
An instrument composed of two rules joined together, opening to any angle, which is used to draw angles and measure and lay off bevels.

Bevel

A sloped or canted surface resembling a splay or other chamfer, where the sides are sloped for the purpose of enlarging or reducing them.

bevel

1. The angle which one surface of a body makes with another surface when they are not at right angles.
2. See door bevel.
3. See lock bevel
4. A bevelsquare.
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The advanced contour beveling system cuts multiple bevel profiles, straight or shaped, in a single operation.
Table 1: Microleakage scores in two groups of teeth with and without bevels for fissure sealant placement.
We hypothesized that wear on the bevels from weather or normal use would reduce the amount of vibrations experienced by the wheelchair user.
As a guide to sheep producers, the higher the number of the comb's bevel the longer and "sledgier" it is and the easier it enters the fleece.
A single click lets you choose from among 16 styles of 3D bevel, or you can create a custom bevel style, choosing your bevel height, depth, and lighting angle.
8 mm Material: SAWL modified steel Number of pipe joints used: 65,000 Number of bevels worked: 130,000 Daily production onboard Saipem 7000: Higher than 100 quadruple joints Daily production onshore: Higher than 100 quadruple joints
This new tool features a gear drive air motor, variable angle bevels from 15[degrees]-45[degrees] and adjustable depth of cut.
PhotoGroove - With PhotoGroove, the user is no longer limited to preset bevel shapes such as flat, round, slope and double bevels.
Make the distance between the inside points of the bevels on the two equal sides 18 inches.
Impact creates chrome, bevels, glass buttons, perspective shadows, and more.
The tooling system is provided with a standard carbide insert that allows the bevels to be done usually in 2 to 4 minutes.