drawbench definition

  • noun:
    • a device for which lengthy items of material are attracted through a drawplate, perish, or group of dies, to change the design, dimensions, cross-sectional location, real properties, or area finish associated with metal.
    • a device which pieces of metal tend to be attracted through a drawplate; particularly, one in which line is therefore made; -- also called drawing bench.
    • In wire-drawing, a device where cable is reduced in size or brought to gage by being attracted through open positions of standard dimensions. See drawing-bench and drawing-block.

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