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9:09 AM
@DarkCygnus not the easiest tag to give a definitive description to right now - it has both it's general workplace meaning and in some locations a very specific meaning given the whole corona virus thing
 
Bee
9:21 AM
What do you call the little plastic things you put into an object (like a wall) and then screw into?
 
Bee
That is what I was thinking of
Do you know if there is a more generic name for things other than a wall?
I have some in my desk and I need some more but I don't know how to google
 
@Bee rawlplugs is the only name I can think of - there's nothing that specifically limits them to walls
could you post a pic of what you have at the moment?
they might be a different type of fixing
 
Bee
No because they are in the table
 
ahh good point
 
Bee
9:24 AM
only about 1cm long
fit M6 bolts (worked that much out at least!)
Wonder if I can just get wall plugs and shorten then
 
hmm.. they might be a specific thing to the desk, I'd start here
 
Bee
yeah that's what I'm worried about!
Wonder if I can hammer in a nut
Ah no it's basically this from that page!
thanks @moto
 
@Bee happy to be of help :)
 
Bee
I think googling things you don't know is sometimes really tricky, my mum has an excellent nack for it but I'm terrible
 
 
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11:53 AM
@Bee In the US they would be called "wall anchors"
 
Bee
@Joe thanks - I found what I was looking for in the end XD
a lot of DIY going on in Bee's flat
 
 
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1:37 PM
@Bee are you calling it the hive?
because you should
 
Bee
Why tf is my wifi not named that
I'm changing it now
It is done
 
2:21 PM
if you play a sport that requires knee protection, you should wirte "the bee's knees" on those protectors
:D
 
Bee
Ahah
 
2:47 PM
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