inlay cladding

inlay cladding

[′in‚lā ′klad·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
A mechanical process in which a groove, ⁷⁄₁₀₀-⅛ inch (1.778-3.175 millimeters) wide, is cut into a base metal and filled with cladding metal; mechanical bonding of the metals is accomplished by passing them through the pressure rolls of a bonding mill.
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