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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Next time you have a difficult second chucking operation, try using the diaphragm chuck method.
There is a special gauge that can be purchased with a rotary coupling that allows the chucking force to be measured as the chuck is spinning.
One method of producing thin-wall or delicate parts is referred to as high-low chucking.