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Looking for Button head Hex bolt - don't know the real name

Discussion in 'Tools and Materials' started by compact, 17 Nov 2019.

  1. compact

    compact

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    I'm looking for these bolts (in photo) in black.

    M5's (I'm pretty sure)
    35mm long

    What do you call this head?

    Thanks

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  3. Burnerman

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    Check out pan head allen screws.....close as you'll get!
    John :)
     
  4. sircerebus666

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    If it's for a piece of furniture , then I've often found a friendly chat with the manufacture gets you what you want free of charge.

    Don't ask don't get
     
  5. rsgaz

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    It looks a lot more like a cheese head to me, but they're almost always slotted, not allen.
     
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    Is this the kind of thing you want?
     
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    that's interesting, I've got a few of those in my tub of unexplained screws.

    Don't know where they came from. I thought it was kitchen units.
     
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    I've just found one in the shed, it's 70mm long. It's from one of the wooden bed frames.
     
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    If you search ebay for machine screws you'll be in the right ball park.
     
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    Pan head Allen bolt or furniture bolt
     
  13. compact

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    Thanks for the replies, the Furniture Bolt has got me closest in shape.
    Unfortunately I can't find the manufacturer, just the importer who gets the whole thing in bulk.
     
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    You can have the one that I have in my shed. It's 70mm long but you can cut it.
    Also, I found this cross dowel bolt.
    or Screwfix
     
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    Ikea do lots of spares .
     
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