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shaper

[′shā·pər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine tool for cutting flat-on-flat, contoured surfaces by reciprocating a single-point tool across the workpiece.

shaper

1. In woodworking, a machine with a vertically revolving cutter; used for cutting irregular outlines, moldings, etc., in wood which is placed horizontally below the cutter.
2. In metalwork, a type of machine tool; a planer in which the cutting tool moves back and forth across the work.
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As the incoming curator, Andreas himself will be off to Geneva in August for the Annual Curator Meeting of the Global Shapers Community, and is looking forward to the experience.
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Work that cannot be held in the vise (due to size or shape) is clamped directly to the shaper table in much the same way as parts are secured on milling machine tables.
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The shaper head is fitted with a heavy-duty 7 1/2-hp motor, with speeds at 6,000 to 8,000 rpm.
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