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Peter McMillan
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Connecting 3 one inch square pieces of wood together that will need to break down like pool cue but need hardware that is for 1/2" down like a wand.

I have toyed with the idea of a standard bolt and nut in drilled out ends of the wood, but want to see if there are better ideas.

This is a gallows style piece for a pendulum suspension that needs to be collapsible for transport.

Thanks for looking and suggestions

Pete
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magicjohn2278
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Google "insert nuts" and "dowel screws". I've used them for something similar but the insert nuts screwed into the end grain aren't ideal and I think that I ended up epoxy resin-ing them in!
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