straight pin

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Noun1.straight pin - pin consisting of a short straight stiff piece of wire with a pointed endstraight pin - pin consisting of a short straight stiff piece of wire with a pointed end; used to fasten pieces of cloth or paper together
pin - a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
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Keep a magnet in your straight pin dish to keep pins contained yet easily accessible.
9] In the same study, they suggested that the femoral interosseous length more than 40 mm can be achieved using a flexible reamer, and not with a rigid straight pin.
Sheet of construction paper Straight pin (needle) Tape Pencil Old 33-1/3 vinyl record from a thrift shop
Use a toothpick or straight pin to clean out the holes.
What you will need: Eggs Newspaper Yellow, red and black paint Brushes White tissue Straight pin Glue Fishing line or nylon thread BLOW THE EGG: Wash and dry the raw egg.
Hem the trim's ends by folding over each end 1/4" using a straight pin to hold.
Otherwise, try using a straight pin to press the hard reset button at the bottom of the controller.
Remove the drawing "nib tip" and rinse in water, and clear out the nib with a straight pin to prevent clogging.
There is even a common straight pin hidden under the corkscrew.
You will need: an empty can, a balloon, a large rubber band (one that will fit tightly around the can), a drinking straw, a straight pin, glue, and paper.
Use a straight pin to secure one end of the (wide) ribbon to the back of the wreath.
DIN-size plus now come in shoulder lengths of 125 to 200 mm and straight pin lengths of 125 to 630 mm.