Business / Machine Shop / Drill Rod: A term given to an annealed and polished high carbon tool steel rod usually round and centerless ground. The sizes range in round stock from .013 to 1?? inches diameter. Commercial qualities embrace water and oil hardening grades. A less popular but nevertheless standard grade is a non-deforming quality. Drill rod is used principally by machinists and tool and die makers for punches, drills, taps, dowel pins, screw machine parts and small tools.
Drill Noun Synonyms: bore, penetrate, pierce, cut a hole
Drill Verb Synonyms: rehearse, train, practise, exercise, teach, instruct, school, tutor, coach, indoctrinate, discipline
Rod Adjective Synonyms: bar, pole, baton, wand, staff, stick, dowel, cane, shaft
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Business / Finance / Product Risk: A type of mortgage pipeline risk that occurs when a lender has an unusual loan in production or inventory but does not have a sale commitment at a prearranged price. MORE