Metal circles

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Metal circles

Post by Stevenloan » Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:47 am

Hi you guys! What do you call the metal circles on the top of the fences?

https://www.thedailybeast.com/stop-prison-rape-now

Thanks so much!

StevenLoan
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Re: Metal circles

Post by tony h » Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:42 am

They aren't circles. It is a coil of barbed wire.
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Re: Metal circles

Post by Erik_Kowal » Mon Jan 08, 2018 2:34 pm

The enlarged image seems to depict a more injurious form of barbed wire called razor wire, where the coils of wire are studded not with barbs but with blades.
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Re: Metal circles

Post by Stevenloan » Tue Jan 09, 2018 3:27 am

tony h and Erik : Thank you two very very much for the terms. I really appreciate it.
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