chucking


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chucking

[′chək·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
The grasping of an outsize workpiece in a chuck or jawed device in a lathe.
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s Aunt folded her arms, and sat down in the corner of the pie-shop parlour; steadfastly refusing to budge until such time as 'he' should have been 'brought for'ard,' and the chucking portion of his destiny accomplished.
Some customers aren't thinking about chucking Two-Buck Chuck for good after the price increase 6 at least in the Santa Rosa area.
The standard chucking method is adequate for first operation work from a blank or a casting.