what is this metal stretcher hardware piece called?

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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.


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

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

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

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

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

McMaster Carr has all sizes and types.

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