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The process of smoothing the polishing rings after applying the wet diamond powder mixture. 3, record 1, English, - opening%20the%20scaife
Any new wheel has to be "opened," i.e. the surface is rubbed with a diamond while the scaife is running. This pushes the powder into the pores. 4, record 1, English, - opening%20the%20scaife
Un disque neuf doit être «ouvert», c'est-à-dire qu'il faut frotter toute sa surface avec un diamant, pendant qu'il tourne. 3, record 1, French, - pr%C3%A9paration%20du%20disque%20de%20polissage
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