ring-shank nail

ring-shank nail

A nail having a number of ring-like grooves around the shank to increase its holding power.
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10 million different wires going to the and sky box, just required, cut along and clip over those stop the tangle spaghetti of Ring-Shank nails or Annular nails are used when the fixing is permanent and the nail needs to resist being pulled out.
Ring-shank nails to hold the roof in place and roofing materials that provide resistance to water penetration, high wind, and wildfire;