die opening

die opening

[′dī ‚ō·pən·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
The distance between electrodes in flash or upset welding; it is measured with parts in contact but before the beginning or immediately after completion of the weld cycle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The heat and tremendous pressure applied on the solid aluminium forces it through the extrusion die opening and gives it a high degree of structural stability.
In this case study, ANSYS Polyflow was used to predict what is the die opening size needed to reach the final catheter diameter.
Numerical simulation and experiments have been carried out to verify the effect of punch radius, die opening, and punch stroke on springback.
Die-face cutters cut the melt directly at the die opening, before a cooling medium, usually air or more often water, transports the freshly cut particles away, solidifying them in process [1].
With that said, the higher the expected output, the greater the die swell, which must be accommodated with either a longer land, an undercut of the die opening, or a greater drawdown.
Pelleting is a process whereby several ingredients such as fishmeal, maize, methionines and some crushed grain materials are compacted and forced out through die opening by mechanical process (Nasi and Calni, 2005).
in die kasteel word deure en kaste oopgemaak om die opening in my moeder se buik groter te maak--die opening waardeur ek [Marguerite] in die lewe moet kom" p.
where q, b are empirical coefficients, depending on chosen material, L is the length of forming material [11], [t.sub.0] is thickness of the sheet, [T.sub.tension] is tension of the material to the principle direction, W is die opening clearance, a is angle of change of vertical part of material, it represents the shape function of the blank holding curve.
Nomenclature [r.sub.p] = Radius of punch [r.sub.cp] = corner radius on punch [r.sub.d] = radius of die opening [r.sub.cd] = corner radius on die t = thickness of blank [r.sub.j] = radius of blank [[sigma].sub.r] = radial stress [[sigma].sub.[theta]].
Die opening van die dialoog oor ongewenste swangerskappe en aborsie was een van die hoof doelwitte van die drie werkswinkels wat deur ICW Namibia en Ipas onderneem is.
Benjy, sy pa en 'n paar vriende is besig om te repiteer aan aan 'n protesstuk vir die opening van die gemeenskapsteater.