carriage bolt

carriage bolt
carriage bolt carriage bolt n. a type of bolt threaded only at the end opposite the head, used mostly for fastening pieces of timber together, and inserted into pre-drilled holes. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • carriage bolt — a round headed bolt for timber, threaded along part of its shank, inserted into holes already drilled. See illus. under bolt. * * * …   Universalium

  • carriage bolt — noun a roundheaded bolt for timber; threaded along part of the shank; inserted into holes already drilled • Hypernyms: ↑bolt …   Useful english dictionary

  • carriage bolt — noun A type of bolt with a rounded head and a square shank which will not turn …   Wiktionary

  • carriage bolt — A bolt that has a smooth dome head (like a mushroom) so that no screwdriver or wrench can remove it from the dome side …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • bolt — A securing device upon which a nut is threaded. It usually has a nut type head. It is usually measured not so much by the size of the wrench required to secure the bolt; but by the diameter of the threads, the thread pitch, the length of the bolt …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Bolt manufacturing process — The bolt manufacturing process consists of three stages: * Heading * Thread rolling * Blackening Heading This initial process is a cold forging process (called heading ) used to produce a near net shape work billet. An important consideration in… …   Wikipedia

  • sex bolt —   n.    a nut and bolt set used to through bolt, with a closed nut basically flush with the mounting surface creating the appearance of a carriage bolt …   Locksmith dictionary

  • step bolt — noun : carriage bolt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roller bolt — Roller Roll er, n. 1. One who, or that which, rolls; especially, a cylinder, sometimes grooved, of wood, stone, metal, etc., used in husbandry and the arts. [1913 Webster] 2. A bandage; a fillet; properly, a long and broad bandage used in surgery …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • round head bolt — A general term including carriage bolts, cup head bolts, and mushroom head bolts …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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