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Advanced Engineering 2018

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The portion of a mould which provides the separation or cutoff of the flash from the moulded article; in the screw of an extruder, the bearing surface along the top of the flights; in an extrusion die, the surface parallel to the flow of material; in a semi-positive or flash mould, the horizontal bearing surface; in a two-piece mould, a platform build up to the split line.