Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

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  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6829

\lēd\ Of an extruder screw, the distance parallel to the screw axis from any point on the screw thread to the corresponding point on the next turn of that threat, or pitch.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA