roughing


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roughing

[′rəf·iŋ]
(engineering)
The start of evacuation of a vacuum system under test for leaks.
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Plunge roughing offers many advantages for heavy material removal jobs; choosing and using the correct software can make the operation all the more efficient and profitable.
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Literature is available on the PowerMill 2440, a new version of the company's PowerMill computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software which now includes rest roughing capabilities, as well as many other improved functions.