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center punch

[′sen·tər ‚pənch]
(design engineering)
A tool similar to a prick punch but having the point ground to an angle of about 90°; used to enlarge prick-punch marks or holes.

center punch

center punch
A hand-held punch consisting of a steel rod, one end of which has a sharp point; used to mark a point on metal, indicating where a hole is to be drilled.
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Align your screw holes perfectly with a center punch or a Vix bit (see Buyer's Guide).
Now I just placed the stock with the lower tang center punch mark on the point of the rod in the vise and positioned the point of the drill bit in the other punch mark.
A There are a number of things you can do the more precisely to locate your center punch marks.
Tools to round up include a tape measure, hacksaw, miter box, level, hammer, center punch, electric drill, finetooth file, pencil, caulk gun and safety glasses.
The top of the receiver was ground a few thousands until it was easily marked with a center punch.
Tenders are invited for Set Of Punches Consisting Of 03 Items 1 Punch 10 Cm -1884 - 50Qty 2 Dot Punch 60 Dg 100 Mm Pin Punch-10Qty 3 Center Punch 90 Dg 100 Mm 1884-10Qty Make: Taparia/Everest/Samrat
Top side steel spirals and center punch with steel wing rod of thickness of 3mm.
Tenders are invited for Center Punch 6 , Make :- Taparia Or Similar
Tenders are invited for Supply of Allen Key, Leather Hole Punch, Center Punch, Tin Cutter
3) Welder Kit: Screen Welding hand, Center Punch, Divider, Tool Fold, Wire Brush, Safety Goggles.

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