Metal Fabricating Glossary


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die rail

 noun


Definitions

  1. Precision-ground block or plate used to raise the die shoe to facilitate proper shut height as well as scrap removal. Usually used in pairs. Also called die riser, parallel, and slug rail.

Internal Resources

Die Science: Stamping 101 - Die basics


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