Words nearby turnbuckle
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When the correct adjustment has been secured, the turnbuckle must be locked to prevent it from unscrewing.
Two large turnbuckle eye-bolts give still greater rigidity at the bottom.
Turnbuckle—A form of wire-tightener, consisting of a barrel into each end of which is screwed an eyebolt.
Wire, Locking—A wire used to prevent a turnbuckle barrel or other fitting from losing its adjustment.
Make two collars out of wrought iron, the size depending upon the size of the turnbuckle.The Library of Work and Play: Working in Metals|Charles Conrad Sleffel