Notching is a common process in metalworking and involves cutting notches in metal. It is a shearing process where a metal piece is removed from the outside edge of a workpiece. A press is utilized to punch notches with a rectangular die.
It can be applied to almost any kind of metal and it is often used on sheet and plate and sometimes tube and pipe. Notching tube is often used to join tubes to form a specific joint which is then usually welded.
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