Screw bolt


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Screw bolt a bolt having a screw thread on its shank, in distinction from a key bolt. See 1st Bolt, 3.
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In literature:

The screw, going at full speed, made the iron hull tremble to its very bolts and drew us towards the north.
"Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea" by Jules Verne
Screw the sockets into position with wood screws, and then put the eye-bolts in place.
"Flying Machines" by W.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell
Every nail, bolt and screw was his; every brick, stone and beam.
"Half a Rogue" by Harold MacGrath
But the stout bolts I had screwed up some days before stopped him.
"The Invisible Man" by H. G. Wells
In great causes, what is a screw of tyranny here, a bolt of oppression there, or a few thousand lives!
"The Seats Of The Mighty, Complete" by Gilbert Parker
Many bolts with screw-nuts were used in other parts of the construction, in all about a thousand.
"Sailing Alone Around The World" by Joshua Slocum
No sooner had we screwed up the bolts in the keel, than our ship-yard became a sort of free information bureau.
"The River and I" by John G. Neihardt
The hull was further stayed from side to side by iron rods and screw-bolts.
"The Gulf and Inland Waters" by A. T. Mahan
Sometimes the upper part of the skull is scraped, bleached and fastened entire to the shield with brass screws or bolts.
"Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit" by Albert B. Farnham
The brasses at the crossed end are set up by a wedge adjustable by means of the screw bolts shown.
"Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught" by Joshua Rose
Ida Mary and I labored futilely with bolts and screws and other iron parts for two days.
"Land of the Burnt Thigh" by Edith Eudora Kohl
There was neither strut nor stay, bolt nor screw, that he did not know or had not studied, tested or replaced.
"Tam O' The Scoots" by Edgar Wallace
The lock was intact, the bolt moved freely: the screws only of the staple had given way.
"Messengers of Evil" by Pierre Souvestre
He took the Slem-gun from the shelf and screwed the bolt into place.
"The Skull" by Philip K. Dick
Every bolt, screw and split pin was taken out and made useless.
"The Everett massacre" by Walker C. Smith
The knife bolts should always be screwed up snug, so that the cutting edge of the knife will have the correct pitch in relation to the pile.
"Paper-Cutting Machines" by Niel, Jr., Gray
The other end is just a screw that fits into the thread at the end of the bolts.
"Final Proof" by R. Ottolengui
When the block is finished the parts are screwed together by means of the brass bolts and nuts at the back of the block.
"The Pictorial Press" by Mason Jackson
To secure against their being locked he had loosened the screws with which the bolts were fastened.
"Abraham Lincoln, Volume 2 (of 2) The True Story of a Great Life" by William H. Herndon Jesse W. Weik
A two-inch nut from a car bolt was screwed to a handle for a shoe hammer.
"Prison Life in Andersonville" by John L. Maile

In news:

I am an active RC airplane builder and flyer and I always like to have a large supply of screws, bolts, nuts and washers, in most common sizes available in my workshop.
The first few "serious" tasks you learn when you get more involved in the hobby is drilling holes and cutting threads in these holes to accept screws, bolts and other threaded fixtures.
Using a tap of the correct "thread-per-inch" is easy enough simply by placing your screw or bolt against the tap.
) Loosen Rusty Bolts and Screws.
Knipex's double-edged bolt & screw extractors, No 9R 471 901 3, can remove damaged screws, studs and bolts and is servicable for years of use.
Double-edged bolt & screw extractors, No 9R 471 901 3 Product Image.
The device uses three flexible and reusable clips to attach to a 1-inch-square cart leg without the need for screws, bolts, snaps, or glue, and neatly secures cables and cords out of the way of users.
"It sucks to try and remove difficult fasteners, screws and bolts, especially in the dark of the night".
Will have in stock more than 1,000 hardware part numbers, including AN-bolts, screws, nuts, washers, and cotter pins.
Once the nutsert is in place, a bolt can easily be screwed in and removed when needed.
An ice cube tray can help you organize and store small parts you may need at one time or another, such as screws, nails, bolts, and other diminutive hardware.
Hide Bolts, Screws and Rivets.

In science:

By sandwiching a GEM foil with the lower and the upper parts of the acrylic stretcher frame together with the aluminum frame, and by screwing bolts into the holes of the upper piece and pressing down the aluminum frame into the groove, we could stretch the GEM foil.
A GEM TPC End-Panel Pre-Prototype