Wood Screw


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wood screw

[′wu̇d ‚skrü]
(design engineering)
A threaded fastener with a pointed shank, a slotted or recessed head, and a sharp tapered thread of relatively coarse pitch for use only in wood.

Wood Screw

 

a screw designed to be driven into wood or some other soft material, in which it forms a thread by deforming the material. The threaded section of a wood screw is conical in shape, either over the entire length or only at the end. The head is usually spherical or flat, and the slot may be straight or cruciform, for use with a suitable screwdriver.

wood screw

A helically threaded metal fastener having a pointed end; forms its own mating thread when driven into wood or other resilient materials.
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Measure the ends of the side rail tenons again to ensure that they'll fit into the holes on the headboard and footboard before securing the truss support tenons with 21/2-inch wood screws.
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Attach the board to the base of the tree with a 2-1/2" long #8 wood screw.
1-2 inch long 2x4 board (support) * 1-1 1/2 inch long #6 flat head wood screw * wood glue * acrylic craft paint [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Making It: (1) As shown in Drawing 1 and the photo on page 35, use a fine tooth saw, such as a backsaw or hacksaw, to cut a small diagonal piece off the two inch piece of 2x4 board.
10) Screw the 2-1/2" long wood screw, from the bottom, all the way through the 2x6 board and into the pilot hole in the 7/8" wood dowel.
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