LumberJocks

what is this metal stretcher hardware piece called?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Designing Woodworking Projects forum

Forum topic by jimmy J posted 01-09-2015 02:52 AM 841 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View jimmy J's profile

jimmy J

229 posts in 2044 days


01-09-2015 02:52 AM

I’m planning on making a bench similar to the picture, and am wondering where to find this type of hardware used in in the stretcher. Any suggestions, or at least what one calls that type of item, so i can search for it myself.

t


3 replies so far

View NoThanks's profile

NoThanks

798 posts in 1194 days


#1 posted 01-09-2015 02:56 AM

Look up Guy Wire Turnbuckle Tensioner
I used some huge ones for a table I made

-- Because I'm gone, that's why!

View Slyy's profile

Slyy

2630 posts in 1321 days


#2 posted 01-09-2015 03:08 AM

I’ll second that, just ask or google “turnbuckle” and you’ll find what ya need.

-- Jake -- "Not only do we live among the stars, the stars live within us." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

View crank49's profile

crank49

4008 posts in 2636 days


#3 posted 01-10-2015 02:44 AM

McMaster Carr has all sizes and types.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com