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Strips

Sheet material, sheared into narrow long pieces.

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Stripping

The act of positioning or inserting copy elements in negative or positive film to a unit negative; the positioning of photographic negatives or positives on a lithographic flat for form …

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Stripper Punch

A punch that serves as the top or bottom of the shoulder screw cavity and later moves farther into the die to eject the part or compact. See also ejector …

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Stripper Marks

Imprints on one side of the stock around pierced holes, caused by punch strippers.

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Stripper Insert

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Stripper

A plate designed to remove, or strip, sheet metal stock from the punching members during the punching process. Strippers are also used to guide small precision punches in close-tolerance dies, …

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Strip Steel (Cold Rolled)

A flat cold rolled steel product (Other than Flat Wire) 23 15/16 and narrower; under .250 in thickness, which has been cold reduced to desired decimal thickness and temper on …

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Strip

A flat-rolled metal product of some maximum thickness and width arbitrarily dependent on the type of metal; narrower than sheet. A sheet of metal whose length is many times its …

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Strings

Strings of material due to poor gate cut off. See pulled gate.

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Stringing

The stretching of signs on one wire to produce an orderly row, usually spelling out an advertising message.

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Striking Surface

Those areas on the faces of a set of dies that are designed to meet when the upper die and lower die are brought together. The striking surface helps protect …

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Strike-Through

See show-through.

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Striker

See sled runner.

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Strike-On Composition

Type set by a direct-impression method, or on typewriter composing machines. Also known as cold type.

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Striations

Marks evident on the molded-part surfaces that indicate melt flow directions or impingement.

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