thread rolling


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thread rolling

n
(Mechanical Engineering) engineering the production of a screw thread by a rolling swaging process using hardened profiled rollers. Rolled threads are stronger than threads machined by a cutting tool
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New literature covers Powell's Lo-Driv thread rolling screws and Grip-Lite screws.
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Catalog features most popular tooling for higher volume, small-diameter threading for both thread rolling and thread cutting applications.
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