the visible part of the nail used to secure the shoe to the foot
the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"
hold in a tight grasp; "clench a steering wheel"
squeeze together tightly; "clench one's jaw"
To secure a fastener by bending down the end that protrudes through the pieces to be fastened.
Type of nailing process used in the manufacture of deck assemblies - specific to four way entry pallets.
The ability of a fastener to hold together previously separated materials.
Holding teeth tightly together
A fastener's ability to hold together previously separated materials.
A method of fixing together two peices of wood, usually overlapping planks, by driving a nail through both planks as well as a washer-like rove. The nail is then burred or riveted over to complete the fastening