What Are The Best Screws For Particle Board
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Particle board is notoriously brittle and not much fun to work with.If you've bought Ikea furniture, you've probably dealt with MDF or particle board before.If you have to scr*w particle board, you should do so carefully.
You should also choose your screws wisely.(Click here to view our top rated screws for particle board) Perhaps even more important than scr*w selection is taking the appropriate steps, like drilling pilot holes and not scr*w*ng too close to the edge of your particle board.
Here are a few guidelines: 1.PILOT HOLES SHOULD BE 85% OF SCR*W DIAMETER 2.PILOT HOLES SHOULD BE SLIGHTLY DEEPER THAN THE SCR*W 3.SCREWS INTO THE FACE SHOULD MORE THAN AN INCH FROM THE EDGE4.SCREWS IN THE EDGE SHOULD BE AT LEAST 2.
5 INCHES FROM END 5.Don't Over-tighten Screws When you scr*w into particle board, do it slowly.Over-tightening is a recipe for weakening the hold of the board, so be sure that you stop once the scr*w is tight enough for your job.
If you follow these tips, there are a number of different screws that will work for your particle board project.However, some of the best screws for particle board are Spax.I'd suggest this kit here with a variety of sizes.