bulldog clip


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bulldog clip

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(Mechanical Engineering) a clip for holding papers together, consisting of two T-shaped metal clamps held in place by a cylindrical spring
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Noun1.bulldog clip - a clip with a spring that closes the metal jawsbulldog clip - a clip with a spring that closes the metal jaws
clip - any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together
clip lead - a short piece of wire with alligator clips on both ends
jaw - holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
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50; Green Notebook, PS5; Stripe Small Notebook PS3; Bulldog clip jar, PS3; push pin jar PS3, all Sainsbury's Orelia's delicate jewellery is simply beautiful when worn with a timeless LBD.
MATERIALS * Fabric cut into strips 4 inches wide and 3 yards long (for the size of the rug pictured, you'll need about 11 yards total) * Needle and thread * Bulldog clip (find one at an office supply store) * Pins
Who in their right mind would vote for the Lib Dems led by a millionaire PM who unashamedly claimed 7p for a bulldog clip, yet slashed vital support for the sick, elderly and disabled?
19 ( ANI ): British Prime Minister David Cameron, who earns 142,500 pounds a year, claimed seven pence on expenses for a bulldog clip.
The numerous storyboards it takes to develop a book are kept clipped together by a bulldog clip with the current version on top for reference.
Flashing whitened teeth and a discreet tan, he toyed throughout with a bulldog clip that he crushed at times between his fingers.
With the new clip concept, instead of all of the attachment force to a small area such as the point of a pin or the metal edges of a bulldog clip, it spreads the force over the larger area of the contoured groove in the plastic.
Super-rich Tory David Cameron claimed 7p for a bulldog clip on his expenses, it has been revealed.
Others made a fork into a spoon, a baby-bottle holder from cushions and bulldog clip plug holder.
On June 25, 2001, they left Sydney and started to make their way around Australia, keeping fuel receipts in a bulldog clip.
One simple idea is to have a paper clip or bulldog clip for each set of papers and just add the next item on as you receive it.