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shaper

[′shā·pər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine tool for cutting flat-on-flat, contoured surfaces by reciprocating a single-point tool across the workpiece.

shaper

1. In woodworking, a machine with a vertically revolving cutter; used for cutting irregular outlines, moldings, etc., in wood which is placed horizontally below the cutter.
2. In metalwork, a type of machine tool; a planer in which the cutting tool moves back and forth across the work.
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The movement to promote sustainable fashion can also start on a personal level, says Simge Sandal, 29, a Global Shaper from the Dusseldorf Hub.
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As well as highlighting the Shapers' optimal relocation destination, the survey also highlights issues and challenges that resonate most among millennials across every region, as well as those factors held to be most important to them regarding career development.
new F 900 M shaper features a spindle tilt from 90 to 45 degrees and a shaper fence "240" that accepts cutters up to 9-inch diameter.
* If both sides are off by the same amount, it is a shaper issue, if one side is correct and one side off, it is a cutter problem.
The Shaper Fabrique Generation II Series provides additional shapes, sizes, mounting options, and new fabric and material choices, including patent-pending metal Motif design options for commercial and high-end residential spaces.
According to WEF, the Global Shapers Community is a worldwide network of Hubs led by 20-to 30-year-olds, who are exceptional in their potential, achievements and drive to make a positive contribution to their communities.
The stretch lace detailing on this set give added comfort to the wearer ALL SHAPES: Triumph has brought out Retro sensation body shaper which suits all body shapes.
The Revo-S Shaper Universal rotary NiTi files were less resistant to cyclic flexural fatigue failure than the Hero Shaper and the ProFile files with simiar tip diameter and taper.
Tate Liverpool's families curator, Debbie Goldsmith, said: "Sonic Shaper Capers has got something for everyone to enjoy, even if you think you don't like drawing - it's noisy, it's different and it's fun!" Sonic Shaper Capers, which is being held in collaboration with The Big Draw, will run throughout half-term this week at the Tate, and is free of charge.
Integrating Traffic Shaper directly into the wireless LAN provides intelligent bandwidth control with no additional cost and complexity.