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edging

Grinding the edge of a lens to the finished shape and size required, at the same time imparting the desired edge form, e.g. flat, bevelled, etc. This is accomplished with a machine called an edger, either by hand with a grinding wheel or automatically operating from a lens pattern or former. See cribbing; former; glass cutter; glazing.
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The BSS-MOV arbor moves the rightmost blade to the edge of the board if an edging strip narrower than a specified minimum would be generated.
A IT'S best if you lay an edging strip right at the beginning, rather than just relying on trimming and neatening the turf as the lawn grows - this will save a lot of time and effort later on.
We swapped the lower fittings for ceilingflush lights and replaced the centre fitting with a black chandelier to complement the grey decor, black handrail and carpet edging strip.
Remove the melamine edging strip round the edges of the doors and drawers, and plane off 2cm round all the edges, then lightly sand.
A LOOK out in your DIY store for a flexible, plastic edging strip made by Homel.
6 The edging strip is then applied over the length of the junction between the wall and floor, allowing for a 75mm overlap on the corner.
Fake a wood-panelled wall by sticking on wooden edging strips (from DIY stores).