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shrink-fit Syllabification: shrink-fit

Definition of shrink-fit in English:


Designed to fit perfectly after anticipated shrinkage: a shrink-fit chuck
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  • The use of highly precise shrink-fit tools has eliminated some secondary processes and increased tool life by 30% to 40%.
  • In order to achieve the best possible shrink fit connection, a grease free socket and shank is necessary
  • The shrink-fit toolholder's ability to grip the entire tool shaft also contributes to the assembly's rigidity.


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A system that uses shrink-fit parts or fittings.

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