C-clamp

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C-clamp

(ˈsiˌklæmp)

n.
a C-shaped clamp having a screw threaded through one tip in the direction of the other tip.
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Noun1.C-clamp - a clamp in the shape of the letter CC-clamp - a clamp in the shape of the letter C
clamp, clinch - a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together
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Tools ideal for the job: Hammer, screwdriver (Philips Head or Flat Head, sometimes both), drill, glue gun, G-clamp (to hold corners together) Counting Screws and Fittings Another common problem with the assembling of flat pack furniture is the lack of correct screws or fittings.
This useful section gives you clear photos with an explanation of each tool - demystifying names such as G-clamp (a vice) or butterfly toggle (not a dufflecoat fastener, but a cavity wall fixing).