diestock

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die·stock

 (dī′stŏk′)
n.
An apparatus for holding the dies that cut threads on screws, bolts, pipes, or rods.

diestock

(ˈdaɪˌstɒk)
n
(Tools) the device holding the dies used to cut an external screw thread

die•stock

(ˈdaɪˌstɒk)

n.
a frame for holding a number of standard threaded dies for cutting screw threads.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diestock - a device that holds the dies that cut external threads on metal cylindersdiestock - a device that holds the dies that cut external threads on metal cylinders
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
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Diestocks for slides, cams, gibs, punch holders, and punch and die bodies are squared off in less than half the time as before.
The steps he has taken in the captive die shop of this diversified stamping house have lopped thousands of hours a year out of two mainstay tool and diemaking operations: cavity hogging and squaring-off diestock.