swage block

noun

Definition of swage block

: a perforated cast-iron or steel block with grooved sides that is used in heading bolts and swaging bars by hand

First Known Use of swage block

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Swage block.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swage%20block. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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