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Old 06-04-2019, 11:46 PM   #1
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Any suggestions on hanging flags without putting tack or pin holes in them? I am looking at hanging flags on a ceiling that is on roughly a 45 degree angle, and have struggled to find a way to hang them without actually pinning the flags.
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Old 06-06-2019, 04:20 AM   #2
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I use spring loaded wooden clothes pegs.

I nail the pegs to a length of timber and then affix the timber to the wall, beam etc,.

Super easy to remove the flag once up =, if needed.(just unclip the flag like you are taking down the washing)

i use roughly 7-9 pegs along the hoist edge.

If you get super enthusiatic, you can make up a pelmet to hide the pegs.
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Old 06-07-2019, 03:36 PM   #3
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My suggestion:

http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/foru...d.php?t=214131

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Old 06-07-2019, 04:02 PM   #4
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sounds like an attic room and I think the heat will hurt them.
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Old 06-16-2019, 03:37 AM   #5
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You might try binder clips from an office supply store. The little wire handles then serve as an eyelet for whatever hardware you hang them with.
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Old 07-05-2019, 07:27 PM   #6
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Hello,
I use plastic clips that I buy at the dollar store. You can find them in many sizes. Many of them already have a hole thru the clip that can serve as an eyelet for hooks etc. I prefer plastic as I'd rather not use metal on the flag itself.
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