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nailhead

[′nāl‚hed]
(design engineering)
Flat protuberance at the end of a nail opposite the point.

nailhead

decorative nailhead on a wooden quatrefoil
1. An ornament, often highly decorated, resembling the head of a nail.
2. The enlarged top of a nail.
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The reinforced sheathing used in the testing consisted of 3/8-inch (9.5-mm)-thick CDX plywood (i.e., plywood with a "C" grade veneer on the front, "D" grade veneer on the back, and rated for limited exposure) with thermoplastic E-glass composite layers bonded to both faces to prevent nailhead pull-through.
In order to enable a slight nailhead on both sides of the panel, the practice is to position the stripping squeegees as flat as possible and slightly offset.
And we don't ever hear for certain what this boulder "broken off the upper cliff" of "The Mountain" might be, what the other leg of that simile might be, what might make it "whole again beyond confusion." We get glimpses of it in other poems, I suspect, including the "nailhead," the "huckleberry" and the "fly" of "The White- Tailed Hornet." We glimpse another version of that Fabrean fly in "A Considerable Speck," where the speaker deals "plainly with the intelligence" of:
Linkin Sofa: This sofa from Norwalk Furniture features a contemporary track arm, two-cushion styling, and the option to add nailhead trim.
Milky white calcite crystals were found in the Cambokeels workings in a wide variety of habits, including paper-thin hexagonal plates, hexagonal tablets, simple rhombobedrons, and pseudocubic and "nailhead" forms.
The Millennium zone features high-end furnishings, while the Tuscan zone is filled with Mediterranean pieces - lots of iron accents, amber and burgundy colors and nailhead trim.
The nailhead is flush with the outer surface of the sheathing panel in a properly driven (flush-driven) joint.
gap between the nailhead and the vinyl to allow easy movement.
He seemed to make out, shifting his head to gain a clearer spot of vision, that there was no screw; in the hole where one should have been was something like a nailhead, which would have to be pulled with a needle-nosed pliers.
The Nailhead vase is quite funky and has a very textured surface.
Thick glass sits on top and around the table are walnut swivel chairs with red leather seats and nailhead trim.
It's a place to chill, and there's a nice big sectional sofa with nailhead trim designed by Carter.