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drive (one) nuts

To annoy or frustrate one to the point of exasperation. A week on vacation with my relatives is enough to drive me nuts. That loud beeping noise is driving me nuts.
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drive someone nuts

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The incessant crying is enough to drive nuts their sleep-deprived
Amacoil-Uhing Model RS drive nuts provide smooth backlash-free linear motion in machine design.
RS linear drive nuts offer axial thrust from 22 to 449 pounds.
ASSORTED ADJUSTABLE WRENCHES--often called Crescent wrenches, these tools are adjustable to fit and drive nuts and bolts with hexagonal or square heads.
Most manufacturers of lead screws and drive nuts will have charts available to guide you through this selection process.
When power is applied, the motor-through the timing belt drive, gear drive, or coupling-rotates the lead screw, causing the drive nut to translate and extend or retract the thrust tube.