dowel pin


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dowel pin

[′dau̇l ‚pin]
(>design engineering)

dowel pin

1. A dowel.
2. A metal pin having a sharpened or deformed end used to fasten mortise-and-tenon joints.
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Drive Pin Punch Set--As with screws, dowel pins are found on practically every firearm for securing cocking pieces, sights and other components.
Dowel pins are often used as the primary connectors in furniture frames constructed of both solid wood and composites, including plywood and oriented strandboard (OSB).
Just right of center, I installed three 4 1/4-inch wooded dowel pins in a triangle, each exactly 4 inches apart.
Before placing the upper body over the lower one, apply a thin coat of anti-seize to the dowel pins and place the shim stock on the die-lip surface of the lower body.
The full-round runner mold employed a registration system, innovated by co-author Walworth, wherein a pair of dowel pins is embedded at the runner parting line.
A manufacturer of after-market Tactical Rifle Sights has now specified SPIROL Helical Grooved Pins in place of solid dowel pins in the assembly of a folding rear sight.
In the event of a break, the rod can be repaired simply and quickly by the user with the supplied rod ends or splices, and dowel pins. An optional length counter is available for easy measuring.
Of course, there are still more traditional requirements, such as handling the high torque requirements of drive train applications (e.g., ring gears, flywheels, half-shaft differentials), where dowel pins and locating sleeves are traditionally used.
Socket head cap screws, shoulder screws, flat and button head socket screws, set screws and dowel pins are available in a variety of materials: Aermet 100, H-11, multiphase alloys, Alloy 718, Aerex 350, A286, titanium, and Waspaloy with ultimate tensile strengths of 140 ksi to 280 ksi are included in this product offering.
For use with the Fixturing System 5000, the 3-PIN Holder H8.88.6829 offers the ability to precisely and quickly mount electrodes or workpieces using three dowel pins. The slots on the face of the holder are precisely located to the center of the pallet prisms on the rear of the holder, which incorporates the guaranteed repeatability of the Hirschmann 5000 Pallet System.
The kerbs are fixed to the existing floor or prepared substrate with steel bolts and dowel pins and are then filled with concrete.
long precut dowel pins available at a home center or hardware store).