cold chisel


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cold chisel

a toughened steel chisel

cold chisel

[′kōld ‚chiz·əl]
(design engineering)
A chisel specifically designed to cut or chip cold metal; made of specially tempered tool steel machined into various cutting edges. Also known as cold cutter.

cold chisel

cold chisel
A chisel with a cutting edge formed of tempered steel; used for cutting metal which has not been softened by heating.
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Besies the barrel, you'll need a hammer, 3/4-inch cold chisel, metal file, electric drill with 1/4- and 3/4-inch high-speed bits, heavy-duty metal shears or saber saw, two 6-inch metal gate handles with bolts and nuts, two 1/2- by 34-inch lenghts of steel rod (steel reinforcement bars work well), two 1-1/2- by 8-inch metal straps, four 1/8- by 1-1/2-inch stove bolts with nuts, about 24-1/8-inch washers, and two round ends cut from a 1-pound food can.
You should be able to knock out the areas between the holes with a cold chisel.
Cold chisel one piece construction forged from chrome vanadium steel for increased strength and durability.
A CAREFULLY chisel out the damaged tiles with a cold chisel and hammer.
Chip out the mortar between each hole with a cold chisel and you should be able to lever the brick out.
A DIG out any loose mortar with a small cold chisel and fill the gaps with a quick-drying cement.
Half a dozen gangers with cold chisels, hammers and crowbars did.
Cold chisels, files, tin snips, and steel pointed compasses were easily obtained during this period, and, along with axe and hatchet heads, these formed the basic tools of the Indian German silver smith.