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The forgingThe process of working metal to a desired shape by impact or pressure in hammers, forging machines (upsetters), presses, rolls, and related forming equipment. operation in which metal is progressively formed to general desired shape and contour by means of an impressionA cavity, or series of cavities (multiple), machined into a forging die to produce a desired configuration in the workpiece during forging. dieThe machined recess in a die that gives the forging its shape. (used when only one blockThe forging operation in which metal is progressively formed to general desired shape and contour by means of an impression die (used when only one block operation is scheduled). operation is scheduled).