Any bending, twisting, or stretching operation to correct any deviation from straightness in bars, tubes, or similar long parts or shapes. This deviation can be expressed as either camber (deviation from a straight line) or as total indicator reading (TIR) per unit of length.
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A working vacation - by Dan Davis A welding instructor at a Wisconsin vocational school hits the shop floor in the summer to see what matters to manufacturers.
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