die blade

die blade

[′dī ‚blād]
(engineering)
A deformable member attached to a die body which determines the slot opening and is adjusted to produce uniform thickness across plastic film or sheet.
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A retractor system that holds tissues open at a few points along die blade is adequate, but such a system lets tissues around the retractor blades collapse into the surgical site, decreasing die visual field as well as the area in which the surgeon can maneuver.
Using stereomicroscopes to magnify the die blade allows the talent of the hand sharpener the best opportunity of creating the proper blade angle for the material that the die is cutting.
As for the impact die ad had on her readers, Keen pointed out that die Blade is an unbiased newspaper with no party affiliation.
Benefits include disposable steel rule die blades, precision bearings designed to take high load forces, and a reliable cutting blade assembly designed for quick and easy removal,
Benefits are said to include disposable steel rule die blades, precision bearings designed to take high load forces, and a reliable cutting blade assembly designed for quick and easy removal.