Nuts, flickr has a colour Hex on me

two nuts

Nuts hold bolts in place. In combination nuts and bolts hold various other materials together -- such as the framework for a building or a piece of furniture.

Sometimes a locking washer is used to keep the nut and bolt from accidentally coming lose.


"Nuts and bolts" is a used to mean the basics, especially the simple, practical components necessary to make something work.


External linksEdit

  • Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs - The Foundation of Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, Intl.
    Has a student center, scholarships. "The mission of Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs is to nurture the tinkering spirit."
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