from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A holder for the dies used in cutting screw-threads.
- n. A small steel plate containing dies by which screws of various sizes may be formed. See cut under screw-stock.
- n. A tool for cutting external screw-threads upon wire, small rods, or pipes. See die-stock, and cut under screw-stock.
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I held one steady, bottom side up, while Jik covered the screw-plate areas at each end with adhesive.
The lower screw-plate on the stern post had wrenched out, and we botched it up roughly as a make-shift.
A small screw-plate with ring should be attached to hang it up by.
Practical Taxidermy A manual of instruction to the amateur in collecting, preserving, and setting up natural history specimens of all kinds. To which is added a chapter upon the pictorial arrangement of museums. With additional instructions in modelling and artistic taxidermy.
A screw-plate with seven holes; and seven sledge-hammers.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803 — Volume 03 of 55 1569-1576 Explorations by Early Navigators, Descriptions of the Islands and Their Peoples, Their History and Records of the Catholic Missions, as Related in Contemporaneous Books and Manuscripts, Showing the Political, Economic, Commercial and Religious Conditions of Those Islands from Their Earliest Relations with European Nations to the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century
"So have I!" responded the man, laying down the screw-plate with which he was about to cut a fine thread on the end of a small brass rod for the tangent-balance.
[22.5] A screw-plate is "a hardened steel plate for cutting the threads of small screws by means of a series of drilled and tapped holes of various diameters."
The pins may have been stock for use with the screw-plate.
This study biomechanically examined 3 different screw-plate and cable-plate systems for fixation of periprosthetic femoral fractures near the tip of a total hip arthroplasty.