Bevel


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
In the production piercing condition, it is a challenge to ensure the material rolling direction is aligned parallel as the bevel shearing and the horizontal force against the beveling shear face could deflect the punch tip when high speed piercing AHSS.
Bevel gears are useful when the direction of a shaft's rotation needs to be changed.
In the area of spiral gear dynamics analysis, Li and Hu [14] analyzed the axial-lateral-torsional coupled spiral bevel geared system theoretically and the dynamic behavior of the system was investigated by numerical method.
A Kuehn Bevel countertop edge gives you the look of refined luxury, without the refined luxury price tag."
By focusing on digital, Bevel was able to get its message out more effectively than it would have with traditional retail.
Place the chisel on the tool rest, bevel side down, and gently press its end into the grinding wheel (Photo 3).
Sew 8 vertical rows using 3 Bevel Blocks and 2 Half Bevel Blocks each.
As a matter of fact, the tooth surface of spiral bevel gears finally processed in practical industry, is anything but the absolutely standard spherical involute; and the tooth surface is only partial conjugate surface instead of absolutely conjugate surface.
News reports aside, Bevel Down delves into the heart of such a lifestyle and takes a close, intimate look at a young man who relishes his outlaw image only to eventually finds himself trapped by it.
In another development, the company's MAAG Gear unit recently expanded production capabilities at its facilities in Poland, where major investments in new machinery will enable it to manufacture bevel gear sets that will be sold through the FLSmidth Group global network.
The new VBA Global PRO bevel head is intended for high accuracy plasma bevel cutting on steel plate.
Esco's Wart Millhog right angle ID clamping end prep tool can bevel, face, and bore simultaneously, including compound bevels and "j" preps, to produce clean, smooth, and square end preps.