die lines

die lines

[′dī ‚līnz]
(engineering)
Lines or markings on the surface of a drawn, formed, or extruded product due to imperfections in the surface of the die.
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We have had an intense R&D effort to develop tooling and software that allow us to make exacting machine sharpened die lines for virtually all applications.
This reduces energy demands, eliminates die lines in 15 minutes and increases output.
For example, despite the lack of approved label content, die lines constituting label templates that could be used to flow artwork for each component were developed up front.
Blown film die lips occasionally get fouled with degraded resin that results in film with die lines, poor strength, poor optics, and a variety of other problems.
RealPro - 3D Packager also streamlines the creation of cutter guides by allowing the creation of die lines from imported 3D objects, technical drawings or existing projects.
It virtually eliminates the appearance of visual streaks and die lines while providing a superior uniform matte finish.
Die lines are longitudinal indentations or protrusions formed on the extrudate surface (1, 2).
Redding and Hornady do offer expander buttons in their die lines to add uniformity to cases that vary in neck thickness.
Proper tracking also has made it possible to consider specific die lines such as a roof or door line, and to specify treatments for individual dies.
This new software technology features a simple one click process to extract die lines from artwork further reducing set up time for pre-press operators.
Aesthetic flaws, such as pits, black specs, pinholes, drag marks, die lines, sink marks, undulations, "turkey-tracks," and the like.
Product Problems * Thickness (gauge) control * Strength problems (failure in service) * Appearance: dull or glossy, die lines, gels, melt fracture, moisture, trapped air * Poor mixing * Co-extrusion problems