rotary cutter

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rotary cutter

[′rōd·ə·rē ′kəd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
Device used to cut tough or fibrous materials by the shear action between two sets of blades, one set on a rotating holder, the other stationary on the surrounding casing.
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It also supports engineered products by supplying finished gears or capital goods such as bearings or rotary cutters.
Of special note is the inclusion of: Nine projects that are both basic and boldly sophisticated; providing easy-to-follow instructions & diagrams for making each project; Instructions on making stunning scrap quilts using simple repeated shapes; A design emphasis on color and value working together to create the illusion of depth and light; Comprehensive information about tools and techniques; Clear how-to directions on 3 cutting techniques using scissors and templates, rotary cutters and rulers, and die cutters; Guidance on both hand-piecing and machine-piecing; and fearless stitching of Y-seams and curved pieces.
While rotary cutters first gained popularity as a quilting tool for quickly cutting strips, triangles and squares, they have also proven themselves useful for garment and home-decor sewing.
Contract Awarded for Two (2) 20 Flex Wing Rotary Cutters
In general, tractor-powered rotary cutters will range from around 4 feet wide to more than 12 feet wide--yes, you need a big tractor and plenty of hydraulic capacity to mow 12-foot swaths of highway median at once.
is a leading manufacturer of agriculture implements, including rotary cutters, angle and box blades, tillers and other tractor implements.
In the continuous effort to stay closer to its customers and serve them locally, Sandvik has opened in 2013 its South American maintenance center for the resharpening of carbide rotary cutters, the regrinding of anvils and the maintenance of frames.
The horizontal rotary cutters are tending to chop the grass and distribute it as uneven clumps, as opposed to the cylinder type which render the grass into finer pieces, very evenly spread over the ground, and cutting closer to the ground.
In addition to the company's extraordinary selection of creativity-inspiring embroidery designs, materials and accessories, Above & Beyond now offers their clients access to leading-class sewing supplies such as rotary cutters and stabilizers.
Reed introduces exclusive Rotary Cutters in new sizes for the biggest and smallest pipe diameters.
have low-speed rotary cutters designed to handle PVC, PE, or PP pipe up to 47 in.
Early rotary cutters still required the stalks to be pushed into the blade, but self-feeding cutters soon became available.