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Encyclopedia > Tipped tool

A tipped tool or insert generally refers to any cutting tool where the cutting edge consists of a seperate piece of material, either brazed or clamped on to a seperate body. Cutting is the separation of a physical object, or a portion of a physical object, into two portions, through the application of an acutely directed force. ... Brazing, not to be confused with braising, is a joining process whereby a non-ferrous filler metal and an alloy are heated to melting temperature (above 450°C / 800 °F) and distributed between two or more close-fitting parts by capillary action. ...

They are used principally in the metalworking and woodworking however they may be found in various forms in many cutting tools. Some examples are milling cutters, turning tools or saw blades. Metalworking is the craft and practice of working with metals to create parts or structures. ... Artists can use woodworking to create delicate sculptures. ... Milling cutters are cutting tools used in milling machines or machining centres. ... A tool bit generally refers to a plain High Speed Steel (HSS) tool. ... Portable saw The article is about the cutting tool. ...

These tools provide the advantage of pre-ground cutting edges and geometry on inserts that may be readily replaced in a less expensive holder (or body). The material of both the body and tip can then be optimised for their individual requirements and this along with improved production techniques has led to there greater adaption within their respective industries.

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tool tip provides information about a component or area whenever the user moves the pointer to that area (and does not press a mouse button).
A tool tip is commonly associated with an interface element, where it provides a short description of the component's function.
A chart might have one tool tip that provides the name and size of the graphic or several tool tips that describe different areas of the graphic.
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