coldwork definition

  • noun:
    • The eradication of defects and rough or sharp places on top of blown or cast cup objects; often achieved by some combination of grinding and polishing.
    • The reduction of flaws and harsh or sharp areas on top of blown or cast cup things; generally achieved by some combination of milling and polishing.
  • verb:
    • To eliminate defects and harsh or razor-sharp places on blown or cast glass items by some mix of grinding and polishing.
    • shape (material) without heat
    • to remove flaws and rough or razor-sharp areas on blown or cast cup things by some mixture of milling and polishing.
    • form (material) without heat

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