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Large and tightly fitted corks may be drawn by gripping the nails with a pair of pliers.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The pincers gripe, the pliers handle; the one is like the closed hand, the other like the fingers.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The pliers struck the blackness and rebounded as if they had hit a rubber wall.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
A pair of pliers can be used to advantage in picking up the hot solder.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
The little pliers caromed from the brace above him and sailed out toward the motor, beyond the ship.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
Aaron was holding the bulldog pliers out before him, one handle in each hand, parallel to the ground.
BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
For that reason it should not be turned by seizing it with pliers, as that may distort it and spoil the bore within it.
THE AEROPLANE SPEAKSH. BARBER
Later on, as you learn more about electricity, you'll want a pair of needle-nose pliers for the fine work.
ELECTRICITY FOR THE 4-H SCIENTISTERIC B. WILSON
Tools: Pocket knife, small or medium screwdriver, and pliers (electrician type is best).
ELECTRICITY FOR THE 4-H SCIENTISTERIC B. WILSON
Pliers,” said Drew, as the big operative removed the straps and reached his hand inside.
WHISPERING WIRESHENRY LEVERAGE

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