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Jack - Iowa    Posted 12-08-2018 at 08:07:45 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Machine Screws
  • Just built a custom wall cabinet. Hinge screws show on the front and wife does not like the 10-24 Truss Heads showing.

    I "think" I've seen colored, decorative headed, machine screws but have not been able to find a source.

    Can anyone direct me?

    Thanks,

    Jack

    Farmer Dan    Posted 12-08-2018 at 11:02:01 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Re: Machine Screws
  • I stick them in cardboard and spray paint them what ever color I need.

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 12-08-2018 at 19:50:42 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • Thanks Dan,

    Hoping to find something with a head like a Rosette or something else "fancy". If it did not have a screwdriver slot or other, that would be fine. 1" gives me enough to hold it on the other side to tighten once. That's all I'm concerned about.

    Farmer Dan    Posted 12-09-2018 at 12:50:32 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • How about flowers?
  • check these out.

    https://www.tubesandmore.com/products/screw-8-32-flower-nickel

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 12-09-2018 at 12:59:53 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Re: How about flowers?
  • Thanks Dan!

    May be what I end up using. Another fellow had pointed them out to me and I posted a message/question on their website yesterday to see if they are available in a 10.

    Holes are already drilled but 8's may have to work! Perhaps use an inverted rivet as shim.

    Jack

    Tim Daley(MI)    Posted 12-08-2018 at 10:18:34 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Re: Machine Screws
  • I just plugged in truss head screws and the links show LOWES and HOME DEPOT at the top of the list.

    Tim *PloughNman* Daley(MI)

    *9N653I* & *8NI55I3*

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 12-08-2018 at 19:47:04 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Re: Machine Screws
  • Thanks Tim,

    I have nice shiny Truss Heads installed. Those are what the wife does not like.

    dave#1    Posted 12-08-2018 at 09:41:23 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Re: Machine Screws
  • I have bought bulk nuts and bolts , rivets from these guys, I didn't do a search on colored fasteners, I'll leave that to you LOL
    HTH
    later,dave

    Jack - Iowa    Posted 12-08-2018 at 19:52:27 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
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  • Thanks Dave

    I only need a dozen so that will not help me. If I needed a thousand I could get someone to make them special order!

    Jack

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