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hone for someone or something

Rur. to long for someone or something. Tom: What's wrong with Jane? Mary: She's honing for her sweetheart. Jimmy was honing for the red bicycle in the toy store window.
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hone in

1. To advance toward some target, goal, or desired state: The police are honing in on the location of the gang. We don't have the answer yet, but by working together we're definitely honing in.
2. To direct one's attention; focus: The lawyer honed in on the discrepancies in my testimony.
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The company is constantly introducing new lines of machinery and support materials, the latest being a new automated honing cell for long bore honing.
Taylor estimates there is a 60-to 70-percent increase in efficiency by automating the honing process.
Electrochemical Honing (ECH) is one of the most potential hybrid electrochemical-mechanical process, is based on the interaction of Electrochemical Machining (ECM) and mechanical honing.
This necessitates exploration of alternative gear finishing processes such as Electrochemical honing (ECH) which is a hybrid micro-finishing process combining electrochemical machining (ECM) and honing, having potential to overcome most of the limitations of both the process and at the same time offers most of the capabilities of individuals.
Makers of outdoor power equipment, motorcycles, ATVs, hydraulics, pneumatics, gears, and valves, to name just a few, are discovering automated honing in their search for ways to make parts with tolerances as tight as [+ or -] 0.
I then have to set the honing machine to hollow out different widths of metal to make tubing.
Problem: Unacceptable surface finish in the top bore surface after honing of the casting, as shown in Fig.
The clue for the school lies in the legacy of Hecker's honing and taste for making.
Since this article is directed more toward the companies that have a standard calender with no deflection correcting option, the next best corrective function that can be done is roll honing (sometimes called roll grinding).
Based near Houston, TX, THI was founded in 1976 as a specialized honing business catering to local oilfield tool companies.
Due to the increasing demands on the honing process, Gehring L.
based honing systems manufacturer and long-time India distributor collaborate to establish Sunnen India Pvt.
Quaker utilized its Chemical Management Services expertise to inventory the metalworking products currently being used in the plant, and to recommend the best metalworking coolant for the customer's honing operations.
Their honing machinery, other products and equipment has earned a reputation in manufacturing circles for quality, reliability and durability to meet the exacting standards in all fields of manufacturing.