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    A Captured Fastener

    This article presents a fastener that I used to hold 1Ē square tubing together. This fastener must be captured within the tubing so it canít fall out, require no tools, and tolerate misalignment.

    If you are interested, please see

    http://rick.sparber.org/cfa.pdf


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    Thanks Rick! I've added your Captured Fastener to our Machining and Fastening categories, as well as to your builder page: Rick Sparber's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    Interesting solution Rick. Will apply this to my scaffolds.


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