nail hole

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a hole left after a nail is removed

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Fill the nail holes with soft putty to match the stain.
The water enters through nail holes and staple holes and sometimes just through the field of the material if you have a poor product.
Theoretically, the contact between the lag screw and the internal hole in the nail would be a straight line, as the lag screw has a smaller diameter than the nail hole; however, when the lag screw is loaded, it contacts this hole at its lateral and medial aspects at two points (Fig.
Evaluation of visual quality followed by remanufacture of siding coated with lead-based paint indicated that valuable wood products could be produced from the salvaged siding; however, this value is dependent on several factors, including the original quality (grade) as well as the extent of damage (e.g., nail holes, splits, discoloration, decay, weathering).
"I used to be what was called a 'riveter,' putting in every little screw and nail hole," he recalled.
These large, white wooden letters are big, chunky and contemporary and I love the effect of stacking them on a picture rail or mantelpiece, whether using them for initials or to spell names or words; although they can also be hung on the wall using the nail hole on the reverse or they can stand up as they have flat bottoms.
"He stood on the cleft of his shoe, then it moved to the first nail hole on the right and then the second," Easterby said.
In reference to the question by Clara Reinecke (Farm Collector, December 2004, page 5) this item is a slate cutter and nail hole punch.
Thread yarn through one drinking straw and then through the nail hole and knot to secure it.
It is important that the correct size set be used for each size nail to prevent enlarging of a small nail hole by too large a set.
(I use nippers to pull the brad through the back of the trim to avoid damaging the face of the trim.) That gives me an accurate cutting mark and only one extra nail hole to fill later.
You'll have to pull the nail and fill one extra nail hole in the trim.
Tap the empty nail hole with the putty knife handle to knock protruding drywall fragments into the wall (or you won't get a smooth coat of filler on the wall).
Kido said, "The damage at the blast hole is consistent with a limpet mine attack, it is not consistent with an external flying object striking the ship," adding that nail holes indicated how the mine was attached to the hull.