nail gun

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nail gun

A compressed-air device for driving nails.
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That same year, Button released its first published poetry chapbook, Aziza Barnes's me Aunt Jemima and the nailgun, winner of the 2012 Button Poetry Prize.
He also denied that at the car park he set up a row of metal drinks cans and then repeatedly fired a nailgun at them while in the car park and adjacent railway line.
Peter Morgan was found to have collected explosive powder, fuses, screws, steel tacks, a glass bottle studded with lead shot and nailgun rounds.
The lack of laughs begin when a rollerwaitress (Jessica Biel) is shot in the head with a nailgun, only to realise she doesn't have the medical insurance to cover surgery.
Dante, 34, from Chicago, had been in his workshop when the nailgun recoiled near his head.
A BUILDER depressed by mounting debts killed himself with a nailgun, an inquest heard yesterday.
Rather than using screws to put the ramp together, we opted for the faster nailgun route.
THIS horrific X-ray of a man executed by being shot 34 times with a nailgun has been released by Australian police hunting his killers.
Hospital emergency room visits due to nailgun injuries among do-it-yourself carpenters tripled between 1991 and 2005 in the United States, a new analysis shows.
A FATHER of four was swooped on by six police officers and bitten by a police dog after turning up at a friend's house drunk and "armed" with a nailgun he'd borrowed from work.
Management of penetrating pneumatic nailgun injuries of the knee.
Cockram penetrated the glass with his high-powered nailgun and Adams swung at it with a sledge-hammer.