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V Punch

V-shaped tool used for angle forming.

V Die

Tool used in conjunction with a V punch.

Vibratory Finishing

Burr removal process in which an appropriate number of parts, depending on part size and abrasive material, is accelerated and decelerated by mechanical means inside of a drum-like enclosure.

Viewing Angle

Inclination from which a surface is observed, i.e. looking straight at the object = 90°.

Viewing Time and Distance

Specified period to inspect a surface condition at a preset dimension from the eye.


Internal friction within a fluid which makes it resistant to flow.


Area in a weld in which insufficient filler material is deposited.

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