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chamfer

[′cham·fər]
(engineering)
To bevel a sharp edge on a machined part.

Chamfer

The groove or oblique surface made when an edge or corner is beveled or cut away, usually at a 45-degree angle.

chamfer

chamfer, 4
1. A bevel or cant, such as a small splay at the external angle of a masonry wall.
3. A groove or furrow.
4. An oblique surface produced by beveling an edge or corner, usually at a 45° angle, as the edge of a board or masonry surface.
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8 presents alignment duration comparison of aluminium pegs with chamfers and without it at different axis misalignment e.
Without the usual 60-degree inner chamfer that trued up this surface, the remaining flat crown was hopelessly out of square and gave the predictably awful results.
introduces the C-Cutter Mini, an ultra-high-feed chamfer mill.
A new "smart" tool in SpaceClaim recognizes standard-sized holes in imported geometry, as well as recognizes chamfers, counterbores, and countersinks.
The length of each individual chamfer is determined by the thread size.
Turning back a little and descending a small flight of steps, you come to the tall gallery, again with a pyramid rooflight, but mainly illuminated by a large north-facing window, one of the chamfers which sets up the order of the entrance: the space is intended for sculpture exhibitions, and the side lighting allows modelling to be revealed in a way which might be suppressed if all light came from the top.
The ring systems can be designed with more than one set of 180 [degrees] offset chamfers, each chamfer built to varying dimensions.
The authoring client provides a full set of polygonal editing tools, subdivision surfaces, NURBS with trim curves and blends, sweeps, rails, lofts, skinning, and cross-sections, chamfers and fillets, metaballs and particle surfaces, Boolean operations, organic deforms, array tools, layers, and more.
Tap chamfers are identified by the terms, taper (longest lead chamfer), plug (medium lead chamfer), and bottoming (shortest lead chamfer).
The new Model 3000 Bevel-Mill will produce clean chamfers at 8 ipm .
Plus, surface tension is created without resorting to lines and chamfers.
Users can now construct solid primitives such as blocks, cones, and spheres; perform Boolean operations such as subtract, intersect, and union; extrude, sweep, or revolve geometry into a solid; and apply constant and variable fillets, chamfers, and blends to solid models.