Jump to content

Combined Phillips/slotted head screws - another bad idea!


Recommended Posts

Does anyone know what these are called? I've been using them for years to attach wood to structural steel.

 

These would real good for attaching a new oak floor in a vintage truck. Or a trailer.

 

Hint: The answer has it's 'ups and downs'

 

Stainless Steel Elevator Bolts (All Sizes & Qty's) 18-8 / 304 Grade | eBay

 

 

Edited by Locomobile (see edit history)
Link to comment
Share on other sites

3 hours ago, mike6024 said:

All I had to do was ask Google: elevator bolts
 

Well, there's evidence of skullduggery, so you don't win the big screen TV.

 

I needed some of these years ago and couldn't figure out the name to order any nor could I find a pic without the name, finally I called the elderly lady at the local fastener place and she knew what they were. Unusual fastener.

 

They are great for attaching wood to metal, just cut a shallow pocket with a forstener bit and the use the dimple made by the pilot to sock a quarter inch bit through. Strong and flush.

 

Ron

Edited by Locomobile (see edit history)
  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

ReStore is the name around here. I too found tools and hardware at one. And Cuttler Hammer 90 amp breakers at another, at a VERY good price.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 3/23/2021 at 1:16 PM, Frank DuVal said:

And, GM trucks from the 60s, Clutch Head!!!!!! Or inside Powerglides also.

 

Someone did!😆

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...