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- v. roll, press, forge, or shape (metal) while hot
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The ability to produce components in a range of materials including hot-work steels, stainless steel, cobalt chromes and Inconel, plus titanium and aluminium alloys, presents the aerospace industry with large potential for direct part production using ALM.
The pair were unaware that they needed a hot-work permit.