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Synonyms for rivet

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

Synonyms for rivet

ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt)

heavy pin having a head at one end and the other end being hammered flat after being passed through holes in the pieces that are fastened together

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fasten with a rivet or rivets

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The catcher who caught the rivets in a tin then, with short-handled tongs, placed the rivets in the holes where they were held by.
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On Monday morning, we'd be back at work, getting the rivets out of the ice box where they were kept in dry ice, putting them in a pan, and starting to drill them into the fuselage of another B-17,'' Clare said.
This process produces rivet heads with a great degree of accuracy and repeatability and better appearance and uniformity compared with impact riveting.
The rivets are arranged in a staggered pattern which distributes the points of rivet penetration across the surface of the plate, avoiding the creation of rows of closely spaced multiple perforations which can weaken the belt and lead to tearing.
Rivet pattern and compression give the SR design a conservative 4:1 safety factor with belts having mechanical fastener ratings up to 800 PIW.
Price is between $5 and $15, including the rivet that holds the new handle in place.
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SPR joints are best characterized by the deformation and subsequent interlock between the rivet and substrates.