wall plug

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Synonyms for wall plug

receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices

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Follow the steps above, but instead of drilling into the wall and using a Rawlplug, use your drill to screw directly into the wooden studs and then into the wardrobe.
Rawlplug, a manufacturer of anchoring and fixing systems, is currently supplying its products to major real estate projects in the UAE.
The Middle East arm of the UK-based Rawlplug, which has been operating in the Gulf for more than 30 years through a network of distributors, has witnessed double-digit growth in sales and market share over the past few years.
It has a few lumps and bumps which I can get rid of but there are a lot of worn out old screws and Rawlplugs too, and I don't know how to get them out.
Epoxy anchoring systems are supplied by Rawlplug Co.
Rawlplug, a manufacturer of construction fixings, has announced it is expanding its warehousing facility in the Jebel Ali Free Zone in Dubai to help it better serve its growing number of customers.
Meanwhile, Rawlplug, a manufacturer of specialist anchoring and fixing systems, is currently supplying six building projects in the UAE for the likes of Aabar, Arabtec, Damac Properties, GGICO, TKMN Property and National Investment Corporation (NIC).
These days, you can purchase Rawlplug fittings of every type, good enough to take any size of screw that will allow your shelf to take the weight of an elephant, let alone a small 1950s radio.
Rawlplug, a manufacturer of specialist anchoring and fixing systems, is supplying Hamed International Airport in Doha, the extension of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Habtoor City in Dubai and Abu Dhabi's Louvre Museum and Presidential Palace.
For example, if you have a plasterboard wall, you will need to use a plasterboard plug or a rawlplug when fixing to a brick or block wall.
Push a Rawlplug in beyond the plasterboard so it fits snugly into the masonry block or stud.
The dentists opened my top gum from the top to the bottom like a zip, put bone and Rawlplug type screws in and then stitched it back up.
At least four bidders are believed to be interested including Newmond, the privately-owned Tamworth-based building products group which makes Rawlplug and was bought out of Williams by management in 1996.
If a bracket has come loose from the wall, pop in a fresh rawlplug and secure it to the wall as the damage that water spurting out of a leaking downpipe can do is severe.