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|Dovetail with Extension Block
|The Dovetail with Extension Block is when the
plastic part being|
stamped has raised areas either below or above the areas where the die
is being stamped.
Extension Blocks are also used when using a large heater head to stamp a
The Extension Block keeps the operators hands away from the heater head
reducing the possibility of burning.
The Block is usually close to the same size as the die.