The process of flattening rolled sheet, strip, or plate by reducing or eliminating distortions, usually achieved by drawing the material through a series of rolls, which are set to alternately flex the material up and down.
Knowing and appreciating the craft of metal fabrication - by Tim Heston The recipe for precision metal fabrication includes technology and craft. We hear a lot about the technology, but not so much about the craft.
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