Insert

A piece of steel that is tightly fixed in a dieThe machined recess in a die that gives the forging its shape.. The insertA piece of steel that is tightly fixed in a die. The insert may be used to fill a cavity, to replace a portion of the die with a grade of steel that is better suited for service at that point, or to function as a small die with the impression fastened to a master die.... More may be used to fill a cavityThe machined recess in a die that gives the forging its shape., to replace a portion of the dieThe machined recess in a die that gives the forging its shape. with a grade of steel that is better suited for service at that point, or to function as a small die with the impressionA cavity, or series of cavities (multiple), machined into a forging die to produce a desired configuration in the workpiece during forging. fastened to a masterWood, metal or plastic reproduction of a proposed forged shape, used to control cutters on tracer-controlled die sinking equipment. die.