fettling


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fet·tling

 (fĕt′lĭng)
n. Metallurgy
Fettle.

fettling

(ˈfɛtlɪŋ)
n
(Metallurgy) a refractory material used to line the hearth of puddling furnaces. Also called: fettle
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Blunging, Fettling, Saggar and Wedging are all terms used in which craft?
A fettler's job was to remove excess material from castings, by 'fettling' them.
RUMOURS of a "week-in, week-out" system of working were prevalent in the steel shop, fettling shop and all the other departments.