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Dec 04, 2017 14:57 as a reply to  @ post 18510458 |  #15511

"A metal in the everyday sense"

"your answer implied it."

Glad you're catching on with this sleuthing lark :grin:

It's not a windmill.




  
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Dec 04, 2017 15:34 |  #15512

Ed, in post #15507, Chris said (not implied) that it was metal.


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Dec 04, 2017 15:58 |  #15513

I checked this one, it does appear to be international :)




  
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Dec 04, 2017 18:01 |  #15514

So it is painted metal? It appears that it is, but sometimes your answers are so cryptic to us Rebels, who knows. . .

Powder coating is a method of painting that evolves charging the paint and the surface to be painted (I think) then after applying the powdered "paint" the item is baked until it is dried or cured or whatever it is called. At least that is how I remember it being done. 8-)

With experts around, I am not going to guarantee that that is how it works at all. :-D


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Dec 05, 2017 06:44 |  #15515

Nogo wrote in post #18510641 (external link)
So it is painted metal? It appears that it is, but sometimes your answers are so cryptic to us Rebels, who knows. . .

Powder coating is a method of painting that evolves charging the paint and the surface to be painted (I think) then after applying the powdered "paint" the item is baked until it is dried or cured or whatever it is called. At least that is how I remember it being done. 8-)

With experts around, I am not going to guarantee that that is how it works at all. :-D

I intend that my answers are accurate, just answering what was written rather than what may have been meant - which I could only guess at ;). I wouldn't say NO to paint if I thought it were powder coated if it made no difference to the object.

I think this has painted metal.

Powder coating isn't something I've come across apart from some specific cases, but typically "the point is" it doesn't involve any solvent. Much as you say, - then ending up with a coating of whatever you like, often very thick compared to paint. You can paint evenly-all-over with electrostatic attraction, which may have been done with this.
It makes no difference to your quest though, it could have been any old layer.




  
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Dec 06, 2017 14:07 as a reply to  @ Chris.R's post |  #15516

Would this be used in a kitchen


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Dec 06, 2017 15:43 |  #15517

ECC233 wrote in post #18512099 (external link)
Would this be used in a kitchen

Not particularly, though I can think of uses in a Kitchen.




  
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Dec 08, 2017 11:58 |  #15518

Chris.R wrote in post #18512173 (external link)
Not particularly, though I can think of uses in a Kitchen.

Is this a fastener of some type?


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Dec 08, 2017 12:45 |  #15519

ECC233 wrote in post #18513487 (external link)
Is this a fastener of some type?

It's close to being a fastener, but you wouldn't call it that.




  
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Dec 08, 2017 12:49 |  #15520

Chris.R wrote in post #18513526 (external link)
It's close to being a fastener, but you wouldn't call it that.

Hmmm. Time for some Mrs Ball’s methinks. On second thoughts, a Castle.

Is it a clip of some sort?


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Dec 08, 2017 13:17 |  #15521

ECC233 wrote in post #18513529 (external link)
Hmmm. Time for some Mrs Ball’s methinks. On second thoughts, a Castle.

Is it a clip of some sort?

I like the tomato one, or the chilli one.

Yes you could call it a clip.




  
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Dec 08, 2017 13:21 |  #15522

Chris.R wrote in post #18513562 (external link)
I like the tomato one, or the chilli one.

Yes you could call it a clip.

Would you normally call it a peg?


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Dec 08, 2017 14:59 |  #15523

Could it be used to keep something closed?


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Dec 08, 2017 15:13 |  #15524

Is this type of item commonly used as a piece of rock climbing equipment?


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Dec 08, 2017 15:20 |  #15525

ECC233 wrote in post #18513572 (external link)
Would you normally call it a peg?

No




  
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