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Posted on Foolish mistake (screws through the benchtop)

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#1 posted 10-01-2011 06:51 AM

The tapered tip is only a short portion of the screw. You should be able to shorten the screw and not have a problem.
If you find that it is too loose you could always ream the hole and insert a glued dowel and then re-drill the hole. Hope it all works out.


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