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How are clinch nails used?

DIY Questions and Answer February 24, 2015 Sonia

Q: How are clinch nails used?

A: Clinch nails are made of soft metal or are cut so the pointed end may be bent over easily for clinching. This is an old-fashioned method of fastening than can still be used to achieve a rustic appearance on certain home-improvement projects, such as board-and-batten doors. Check out our story on page 82.