Casket nails practically look terrific at any length. Feb 1, at pm PST. If there were a queen of nails, Cardi B would take the crown. She accentuated her bright-green mani with a subtle silver stripe down the middle. Feb 6, at am PST. Nicki changes up her nail silhouette as frequently as her hair— alternating between stiletto and casket options. And they allow for wood movement during changes in temperature and humidity.
Screws are ugly I know, this is in the eye of the be-screwer or be-nailer. They should not be installed with a hammer. That said, properly installed screws hold better. And they are more accepted by the woodworking elite. Nails, on the other hand, seem to be the herpes of the furniture-making world. I was taught this hierarchy: Wood-to-wood joinery is the best.
Screws are OK. Nails are for rough, temporary or indifferent work. But nothing could be further from the truth. Nails have been at the core of fine woodwork since Roman perhaps Egyptian times. We are just too blind to acknowledge it. Nails are often invisible to the eye — they are toenailed under a shelf or divider. Snaking into a plinth. At the back of a piece and facing the wall. I see nails as important as the hardware you use for a piece — the hinges, knobs and locks.
Cheap nails look like crap. Good nails enhance the piece. Allow me to sidestep the question for a moment and present a historical aside. I would rather show this to you than simply tell it. Wrought, Cut and Wire Nails Nail nerds reporting for duty! Wrought or Roman Nails: These are blacksmith-made. The head is formed with hammer blows and typically has three facets. Once you master these nails, they are iron joy. They bend and move readily. They cinch down hard. That will seem like a lot of money until you start to use them in your work.
Then you will know that you are being undercharged. Cut Nails. In the later 18th century as near as I can tell , ingenious mechanics developed machinery that could shear out a ton of nails in a short period of time. Cut nails are a rectangular square in section. In one view of the nail it has parallel sides. In the other view, it tapers. And it usually has a head. Because of the shape of its shaft, a cut nail needs a pilot hole except in some soft woods and has to be oriented a certain way to avoid splitting the work.
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