castellated bit

castellated bit

[′kas·tə‚lād·əd ′bit]
(design engineering)
A long-tooth, sawtooth bit.
A diamond-set coring bit with a few large diamonds or hard metal cutting points set in the face of each of several upstanding prongs separated from each other by deep waterways. Also known as padded bit.
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