Origin of screw eye
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These holes may be bored with a screw-eye if you haven't a gimlet or drill.
The screw-eye at s ought to be about level with the top of the post.The Pyrotechnist's Treasury|Thomas Kentish
The opposite end of the rubber bands are fastened to a screw-eye driven into the under side of the bow.Boys' Book of Model Boats|Raymond Francis Yates
Now run the elevator up to the top of the shaft, and mark upon the ceiling where the screw-eye in the top of the car strikes.The Boy Craftsman|A. Neely Hall
After tying this to the counter-balance, run it over pulley F, then over pulley E, and tie to screw-eye H in the top of the car.