countersunk


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coun·ter·sunk

 (koun′tər-sŭngk′)
v.
Past tense and past participle of countersink.
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countersunk

(ˈkaʊntəˌsʌŋk)
adj
driven or sunk into an enlarged hole
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Translations

countersunk

[ˈkaʊntəsʌŋk] ADJ [screw] → encastrado
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And if at such times you should think that you really perceived drops of moisture in the spout, how do you know that they are not merely condensed from its vapor; or how do you know that they are not those identical drops superficially lodged in the spout-hole fissure, which is countersunk into the summit of the whale's head?
As the door had slipped aside I had noted its great thickness, fully twenty feet, and as it reached its place once more after closing behind us, great cylinders of steel had dropped from the ceiling behind it and fitted their lower ends into apertures countersunk in the floor.
[18, 19] also performed an experimental and numerical investigation of the effects of bolt torque, clearance, and countersunk height ratio on damage progression and strength of countersunk composite joints.
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(See photo above.) This type of screw head is designed for installation into predrilled and countersunk holes, but that's not what you'll do for this technique.
If the screws on the TOW launcher armor are countersunk, stop now.
The company now has the new GN 237-NI series of stainless steel hinges with countersunk through holes.
They are countersunk so they can be tightened to be flush with the hinge and the door can be closed.
Causes can be non-galvanised iron nails that have not been countersunk and filled over, or galvanised nail heads have begun to rust after sanding or excessive weathering.
Permitting flexible mounting configurations, these two-piece collars have flats on both outside surfaces, are drilled and tapped for stacking to each other, and have a countersunk hole for mounting to virtually any surface.