tongue-and-groove


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tongue-and-groove

n
(Building)
a. the technique of making a joint between two boards by means of a tongue along the edge of one board that fits into a groove along the edge of the other board
b. (as modifier): a tongue-and-groove joint.
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tongue-and-groove

[ˌtʌŋənˈgruːv] Nmachihembrado m
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Water pump pliers are also known as tongue-and-groove pliers, or groove joint pliers, offer an adjustable jaw that far surpasses width possible with standard slip joint pliers.
(2) Prepare the tongue-and-groove joint using either a dado set and table saw or a router with a Vi-inch router bit to create a 1/2-by-1/2-inch tongue along one side of two of the long boards and two of the short boards.
According to Winslow, the Apex System is an adjustable solid wood flooring tongue-and-groove insert cutter set that allows Weaber to adjust the tool on the machine to maintain the tongue-and-groove tolerances as the insert knives begin to dull.
On one of the long walls, I installed wainscot strips made from tongue-and-groove pine.
Sonic Scooters are a small scooting device made for recreational movement and cooperative play The tongue-and-groove design allows students to "train" as many scooters together as they like, from two on up.
Also, this new tongue-and-groove connection design provides high stiffness and low horizontal purling at larger spans.
Where can I buy wallpaper that looks like tongue-and-groove? Wendy Kent, by email ZENA SAYS: Laura Ashley's Tongue and Groove wallpaper, [euro]39 a roll, would give you a cool, New England style - but it's more of an all-wood effect.
It's called Easipanel and is MDF tongue-and-groove panels with a realistic wood grain finish that simply sticks to the wall.
The ground floor has a sitting room with half-height original tongue-and-groove panelling and inglenook fireplace, as well as a dining room with table made from the former alter with pews.
The tongue-and-groove panels, composed of wood fibers, various resins, and proprietary coatings, support foot traffic and pallet jack live and dead loads from 1,250 to 8,000 lb and can be used for mezzanine floors, shelving systems, and workstations.
The flooring came next as 2- by 6-inch tongue-and-groove boards were nailed to the floor joists, making sure they fit the bed stakes along the sides.
. One method of fixing tongue-and-groove panelling is metal clips.