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    3) A gear blank has been successfully hot forged on a mechanical press in a closed die. At the beginning of a new production run, the die burst. What is the likely cause?
    (ISBN 0-07116911-3) (chapter 9)

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    Closed die forging involves the shaping of hot metal completely within the walls or cavities of two dies that come together to enclose the workpiece on all sides. ...

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    The solution determines the likely cause of why the die burst at the beginning of a new production run.