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deckle

[′dek·əl]
(engineering)
A detachable wood frame fitted around the edges of a papermaking mold.
(materials)
In paper manufacturing, the width of the wet sheet as it comes off the wire of a paper machine.

deckle

/dek'l/ (From "dec-" and "nibble"; the original spelling seems to have been "decle") Two nickles; 10 bits. Reported among developers for Mattel's GI 1600 (the Intellivision games processor), a chip with 16-bit wide RAM but 10-bit wide ROM.
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These must be cut approximately 2 inches wider than all sides of your paper (or your mould and deckle).
Fibers are lifted in a thin layer with the mold and deckle. After draining and blotting, the matted fibers dry on a flat surface and form a piece of paper.
For deckle edges or an embossed look, glue labels also appear to offer the best choices.
At press time, this suggestion was to be discussed by Australian Ballet's board, which may well deckle that Stretton has his hands full enough with AB.
That's right, your mold and deckle. They're two of the most important tools you need to make your own paper, according to the book Papermaking for Kids.
Ancients poured their half-stuff slurry of fiber and water onto mesh molds to collect the fiber, then dispersed the slurry within deckle frames to add shape and uniformity, and finally applied great pressure to expel the water and cohere the fiber.
A surprising continued omission (noted in my earlier reviews) is that although the watermarks of paper are regularly recorded (and included in the general index in this volume), with deckle edges sometimes noticed, there are no statements of folded format (i.e.
Send papers to: Bill Knight or Deckle McLean, Department of English & Journalism, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455.
In some cases the casting produced from the machined wax pattern can be used to deckle part or all of the tooling for production, saving expensive machining time.
Adapted from Nurture the Wow: Finding Spirituality in the Frustration, Boredom, Tears, Poop, Desperation, Wonder, and Radical Amazement of Parenting, Deckle Edge.
Cloeren Incorporated (cloeren.com) exhibited the Moebius-manifold die with a patented internal deckle system.