knurl


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knurl

 (nûrl)
n.
1. A knob, knot, or other small protuberance.
2. One of a series of small ridges or grooves on the surface or edge of a metal object, such as a thumbscrew, to aid in gripping.
tr.v. knurled, knurl·ing, knurls
To provide with knurls; mill.

[ Probably diminutive of knur.]

knurled (nûrld) adj.
knurl′y adj.

knurl

(nɜːl) or

nurl

vb (tr)
(Mechanical Engineering) to impress with a series of fine ridges or serrations
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a small ridge, esp one of a series providing a rough surface that can be gripped
[C17: probably from knur]

knurl

(nɜrl)
n.
1. a small ridge or bead, esp. one of a series, as on the edge of a thumbscrew for a firm grip.
2. a knur.
v.t.
3. to make knurls or ridges on.
[1600–10; see knur, -le]

knurl


Past participle: knurled
Gerund: knurling

Imperative
knurl
knurl
Present
I knurl
you knurl
he/she/it knurls
we knurl
you knurl
they knurl
Preterite
I knurled
you knurled
he/she/it knurled
we knurled
you knurled
they knurled
Present Continuous
I am knurling
you are knurling
he/she/it is knurling
we are knurling
you are knurling
they are knurling
Present Perfect
I have knurled
you have knurled
he/she/it has knurled
we have knurled
you have knurled
they have knurled
Past Continuous
I was knurling
you were knurling
he/she/it was knurling
we were knurling
you were knurling
they were knurling
Past Perfect
I had knurled
you had knurled
he/she/it had knurled
we had knurled
you had knurled
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Future
I will knurl
you will knurl
he/she/it will knurl
we will knurl
you will knurl
they will knurl
Future Perfect
I will have knurled
you will have knurled
he/she/it will have knurled
we will have knurled
you will have knurled
they will have knurled
Future Continuous
I will be knurling
you will be knurling
he/she/it will be knurling
we will be knurling
you will be knurling
they will be knurling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been knurling
you have been knurling
he/she/it has been knurling
we have been knurling
you have been knurling
they have been knurling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been knurling
you will have been knurling
he/she/it will have been knurling
we will have been knurling
you will have been knurling
they will have been knurling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been knurling
you had been knurling
he/she/it had been knurling
we had been knurling
you had been knurling
they had been knurling
Conditional
I would knurl
you would knurl
he/she/it would knurl
we would knurl
you would knurl
they would knurl
Past Conditional
I would have knurled
you would have knurled
he/she/it would have knurled
we would have knurled
you would have knurled
they would have knurled
Translations

knurl

[nɜːl]
A. Nnudo m, protuberancia f; [of coin] → cordón m
B. VT [+ coin] → acordonar

knurl

nEinkerbung f, → Riffelung f; (Tech) → Rändelrad nt
vträndeln, kordieren
References in classic literature ?
She compared it with those of the knurled and knotted men from whom she must choose a mate, and La shuddered at the thought.
LIGHT UP: Knurl aluminium candle holder, pounds 5-pounds 15, Habitat
Pre-forming dimensions are purposely made smaller than the required finished size to accommodate the outward displacement or material flow generated by the penetration of knurl teeth into the part.
The final step was to knurl the thumb spurs, but how?
"That's because we can be working both ends of the part simultaneously; we can drill, form an OD, and knurl an OD at the same time."
Design features include an integrated nylon (non-metallic) locking element to prevent loosening of mating threaded hardware; a broaching knurl to create a firm, interference-type fit resistant to rotation; and a shoulder to act as a positive stop during the installation process.
A diamond-back knurl allows more torque to be applied, and an integrated hexagonal section enables the use of a wrench or crow's foot for even more torque.
Pressed into the hole in the, plastic capsule, the knurl would upset the plastic sufficiently to ensure that the brass rods would stay put during ultrasonic welding.
A flat punch and anvil are engaged to squeeze the fastener with sufficient force so that the tips of the projecting knurl teeth are embedded and the inside shoulder of the knurl contacts the board.
The rugged aerospace grade aluminum construction with double O-ring water protection and 1" knurl body delivers a 70 lumens beam.
A serrated clinching ring, knurl, ribs, or hex head prevents the fastener from rotating in the metal when tightening torque is applied to-mating hardware.
A serrated clinching ring, knurl, ribs or hex head prevents the fastener from rotating in the metal when tightening torque is applied to mating hardware.