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press fit

n
(General Engineering) engineering a type of fit for mating parts, usually tighter than a sliding fit, used when the parts do not have to move relative to each other
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Key statement: An unvulcanized rubber member passed from the transfer terminal end of a liner to the outer peripheral surface of a winding roller is transferred and press-fitted to a winding body by rotating the winding roller.
The tapped inserts are standard hexagonal nuts, which are press-fitted in by machine.
The polyisoprene septum is press-fitted into the white isoplast site holder and then into the polypropylene body.