cold saw


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cold saw

[′kōld ‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
Any saw for cutting cold metal, as opposed to a hot saw.
A disk made of soft steel or iron which rotates at a speed such that a point on its edge has a tangential velocity of about 15,000 feet per minute (75 meters per second), and which grinds metal by friction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

cold saw

A saw for cutting metal at ordinary room temperatures, as a metal-cutting circular saw.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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