Wiredrawing

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Wiredraw
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wiredrawing

(from the article `metallurgy`) Drawing consists of pulling metal through a die. One type is wire drawing. The diameter reduction that can be achieved in such a die is limited, but ... For several centuries wire was drawn through metal dies by hand, in short lengths. The section to be drawn was hammered to a point so that it could ... ...
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