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Bat·ten

(bat'ĕn),
Frederick E., British ophthalmologist, 1865-1918. See: Batten-Mayou disease, Batten disease.
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Insert wall plugs and screw the battens firmly to the wall above and below your pipes.
If you plan to hang something heavy from the tongue and groove, such as a bathroom basin, use wider battens for this and fix them to the wall at the points where you want to hang the basin, which should ensure you don't store up problems for later.
Fix the plywood to the timber battens using 19mm wood screws.
Measure up for the shelf and also the angle at the front so it fits snugly onto the battens.
Forte engineers and manufactures carbon fiber composite sailing battens, masts, spinnaker poles and tiller extenders, using a similar technique as that required to manufacture military helicopter rotor blades and hand-held grenade launchers.
Bee For Battens was set up by Tony and Mary Heffernan after their two children were diagnosed with Battens disease.
Tools and materials: Mirror(s) MaxTack glue Wooden batten Screws and 6mm rawl plugs Cordless drill & 6mm masonry drill bit Silicone gun applicator Measuring tape, pencil and spirit level 1.
Once you are happy that the shelf fits, put a line of PVA glue along the top of each of the three battens and place the shelf on top.
The family and their charity Bee For Battens, The Saoirse Foundation are hopeful though, that Saoirse's little brother Liam will go to the States for assessment and participation in the treatment trial early this year.
ALTHOUGH panelling and wallboards can be fixed directly to a wall, it is generally better to attach them to battens.
Facade: - Support battens 40x60 and 60x60 mm on metal and wood mount.