Countersink

November 8th, 2017

To countersink is to cut a tapered recess into a surface so that the head of a screw can become flush when inserted, for a clean and safe finish.  The term is applied in carpentry and joinery and furniture manufacture or production.

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Last Modified / Updated on: March 17, 2017 at 2:03 pm

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