lead tack meaning

[Architecture]
1.

A lead strip used to secure the free edge of flashing; one end of the tack is fixed to the structure and the other end is folded over the free edge of the sheet metal.

2.

A rectangular piece of lead which is attached to a lead pipe and enables it to be secured to a wall or other support.

  • tack:    Verb: tack &n ...
  • tack on:    Verb: tack onFix t ...
  • in the lead:    Adverb: in the lea ...

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