Panel pins are small woodworking fasteners designed for a range of applications. Cromwell stock a range of panel pins from brands like Matlock.
Panel pins are a type of nail that is small round and lightweight. They are typically made out of nail wire and are used in applications like picture frames, or cabinet fixings.
• Panel pins are a type of push pin and feature a countersunk head to allot them to sit flush with a surface.
• Size - As with most fastening the length and diameter of the pin determines its usage in an application.
Can panel pins be used to mount picture frames?
Providing the frame is of a light weight then, yes.
How do I apply panel pins?
Panel pins can be pushed in some of the way by hand however on harder surfaces a light tapping with a tack hammer should suffice to drive them into the workpiece or surface.