metal extrusion

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1. The process of producing metal shapes of a constant cross section by forcing the hot metal through an orifice in a die by means of a pressure ram.
2. Any item made by this process.
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The second system which relies upon a readily available metal extrusion device is scheduled to be delivered in approximately two weeks.
Kolinski has been Chief Executive Officer and President of HPM Corporation, a $110 million manufacturer of equipment for plastic injection molding, metal extrusion and metal die-casting applications.
By building all of their own electronics, laser etched optical-grade acrylic, metal extrusions, ThinLight is able to produce a product that can withstand typical shop environments and still be in use for years to come.