prick punch


Definition of prick punch

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a pointed steel punch used to mark a reference point on metal or to puncture sheet metal for the insertion of rivets or bolts


transitive verb

Definition of prick-punch (Entry 2 of 2)

: to mark (as machine work) with a prick punch

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“Prick punch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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