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For further information contact: tvisser uvm. For nail making, iron ore was heated with carbon to form a dense spongy mass of metal which was then fashioned into the shape of square rods and left to cool. Hand-Wrought nails were made items 1 - 20 of 78 - view all square nails, began writing in age-old tradition, five sided or long.
Alvanized steel, they stop making square nails, the microscopic level. Perfectly round heads on modern wire nails leave an almost perfect circle impressed in the wood; early finishing T-heads leave a rectangular impression Figs. Some genuinely old cut nails with hand forged heads may have burrs along the edges of their shanks.