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skiving

[′skīv·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
Removal of material in thin layers or chips with a high degree of shear or slippage of the cutting tool.
A machining operation in which the cut is made with a form tool with its face at an angle allowing the cutting edge to progress from one end of the work to the other as the tool feeds tangentially past ten rotating workpieces.
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The MSS300 Super Skiving Machine and cutters will be on display at JIMTOF 2016 (the 28th Japan International Machine Tool Fair) on November 17, at which time the product will officially go on sale.
1, a), the asymmetry in the radial location of the two cutting parts, caused by either inaccuracy with defining or purposefully set to balance two particular passages, leads to differences in depths of skiving. This results in the formation of an out-coming radial force which causes elastic strains influencing the size of the dynamic adjustment.
According to managing director Milan Vjestica, cyber skiving accounts for around 35 per cent of lost worker productivity.
Skiving is easiest to apply to new, straight-walled empties, but don't let that deter you from skiving shells that have already been fired once.
Skiving could become hard work, for that is what it is.
Researchers said that home-based workers are not distracted by office chit-chat and work harder to show they are not skiving.
Small Firms Association director Patricia Callan said swine flu could be used as an excuse for skiving. She added: "People who have sniffles saying they have swine flu.
The British workman today is either leaning on a shovel, walking around with his hands in his pockets, skiving or listening to music.
An employee skiving is a serious offence and an employer can legitimately take action that would normally include a disciplinary warning or even dismissal.
With the capabilities of skiving as wide as 73 inches (185.4 cm) and as thin as 0.002" (.0508 mm), the company is said to produce the most accurate UHMW-PE film in the world, with tolerances as close as 0.0002" (.00508 ram).
This skiver is said to be the first that can utilize two winders and a slitter for skiving film rolls of two different widths simultaneously.