a short, slender, sharp-pointed metal pin with a raised helical
thread running around it and a slotted head, used to join things
together by being rotated so that it pierces wood or other material and
is held tightly in place.
A fastener is a hardware device that mechanically joins or affixes two or more objects together. In general, fasteners
are used to create non-permanent joints; that is, joints that can be
removed or dismantled without damaging the joining components. Read More