• outside paint
    A coating applied to the outside of some green-tires, prior to cure, to help evacuate air trapped between the green-tire and the mold to improve rubber flow and enhance finished tire appearance.
  • overflow
    A recess in a die connected to a die cavity by a gate to assist in proper venting and filling.
  • overspray
    Refers to application/accumulation of die lubricant and other contaminants outside the die cavity.