putty knife


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putty knife

[′pəd·ē ‚nīf]
(design engineering)
A knife with a broad flexible blade, used to apply and smooth putty.

putty knife

putty knife
A knife with a broad flexible blade used for laying on putty.
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Clean the purge resin from the channels of the screw using the brass putty knife and brass wire brush.
Use a putty knife to smooth the putty into a neat fillet running at an angle of 45 degrees, covering the heads of the panel pins and lining up with the putty on the inside of the window.
6 Remove excess putty with the tip of the putty knife.
If your render is smooth, allow the splattering to harden slightly then flatten it off with the trowel or putty knife.
Go for acrylic putty rather than the traditional linseed oil type and buy a putty knife to help you achieve a smooth and professional finish.
After removing all the screws, I gathered a putty knife, a screwdriver, and a rubber mallet to remove the tank lid.
Spread the skin out on a board or the inside of a shed door with the skin side facing the wood, and with a wide putty knife scrap it into the wood, holding the putty knife at an angle to it as in the illustration.
Chip out the old putty and apply the new putty using a putty knife to get a neat angled finish.
First, scrape as much off as possible with a putty knife or screwdriver.
Use an old paring or putty knife to cut transplants from a flat or as a harvesting aid.
Paris, Ohio, encouraged retailers to purchase a large chunk of soap, place it in a designated area along with a scale and a putty knife, and have consumers shave their own custom soaps.
Once in place, the panels can be separated, but with difficulty by running a thin flat tool such as a putty knife between the Velcro sandwich, according to Craig Mengel who worked with O'Sullivan in developing the idea over the past year.