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Synonyms for countersink

a hole (usually in wood) with the top part enlarged so that a screw or bolt will fit into it and lie below the surface

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a bit for enlarging the upper part of a hole

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insert (a nail or screw below the surface, as into a countersink)


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Due to the conservation of metal volume in plastic domain, countersinking process induces a complex forming kinematics in sheet.
This notice applies to contractor selection procedure "supply and installation of equipment for the implementation of an innovative tool for countersinking in production as follows: 5-axis grinding machine with cnc control - 1.
com/headcote), Smart-Bit[R] Pre-drilling and Countersinking Tool (www.
The Chain-Bit tool eliminates the hassle of countersinking, chamfering, or de-burring small holes while drilling.
The new fastener features a concave, scalloped shape and prominent beveling, which enables the fastener's plate ends to be embedded deeper into the belt cover with less effort, reducing the splice height in installations where countersinking is not used.
Bosses should not be used in casting design when the surface to support bolts may be obtained by milling or countersinking.
They also feature reinforced flat heads with nibs to ensure greater strength and better countersinking, as well as an auger point for faster, easier entry.
Other products shown include tools for chamfering, back-chamfering, back-spotfacing, and depth-controlled countersinking.
Create the "strip-lock" by drilling and countersinking a 1/4-in.
Attach the side battens in the same way and then one at the front, countersinking the screws for a seamless finish.
Cogsdill offers a variety of tools for deburring and countersinking drilled holes.
Small, cupped head makes this nail easy to sink below the wood surface (called countersinking, this is done with the help of a nailset) so it doesn't show on the finished piece.
You will be countersinking the horizontal brace ends into the bedposts.
a leading manufacturer of fasteners and related products for the building industry, has expanded on its domestic and international sales success of its SMART-BIT[R] pre-drilling & countersinking tool with the receipt of patents in both Australia and Canada.