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Mortise

In printing, a hole cut into a block or plate so type can be inserted.
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This study determined the planing, turning, shaping, boring, and mortising properties of white spruce wood grown in plantations and compared them with those of trees harvested in natural stands.
The same specimens were also tested for the mortising and boring.
Mortising was carried out with a drilling machine equipped with a 13- by 13-mm hollow chisel mortising accessory.
has six axes and can be used for drilling, mortising, tenoning, fingerjointing, milling, four or tire axis contouring and carving on chairs, tables, sofas and other furniture pieces.
Greda's POKER, from Macoser, is a CNC machining center developed to execute several operations, including boring, tenoning, mortising, milling and end cutting.