Tools for cutting: stone axes to lasers

United States, 1974

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Cutting tools, like other devices and machines, reflect industrial development. The story of tools that cut, traces technological changes in a society beginning with stone axes and proceeding to devices that cut by the use of steel, diamonds water jet, electrochemical erosion, plasma jet and laser beam.

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