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peg

pin someone down: force

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pin someone down: trap

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a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment

when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc

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a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts

informal terms for the leg

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axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs

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flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green

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a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things

a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing

a club-shaped wooden object used in bowling

to hold fast or prevent from moving

attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins

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pierce with a pin

immobilize a piece

References in periodicals archive ?
Removal of the rear sight and firing-pin block are unnecessary.
Nothing's stopping you from taking a look inside the firing-pin tunnel right now to find out why the firing pin failed to drop out as it should have a few minutes ago.
Firing-pin protrusion is set on some of the better automatics so that the firing pin does not connect with the chamber, but almost all revolvers will nick the chamber if dry fired.
Then drift out the firing-pin retaining pins--there are an inner and outer pin--with a 3/32inch punch, invert the bolt slide, and the firing pin will drop out.
We don't know which schematic you have or where it appeared, but the one in the Remington Field Service Manual shows a firing-pin retaining pin at the rear of the bolt body.
com), and it appears that the firing-pin retaining pin can be drifted out and the broken firing pin and spring removed without disassembling the gun.
Trigger action, accuracy, and reliability were improved, allowing Smith & Wesson to remain competitive in the law-enforcement market; and after other service pistols were introduced with a firing-pin block or drop safety, S&W quickly followed suit.
After reassembly, the primers were not pierced, but had a large ridge around the firing-pin dimple that made break-open very difficult.
037 inch of firing-pin protrusion, and I think this is insufficient, but I don't know the correct length.