HELP !! Need crib bolts


Old 03-16-14, 07:07 PM
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HELP !! Need crib bolts

My highly hormonal daughter is torturing me (mentally) because I lost some of the crib bolts......

They are bronze, the length (50mm) and I think its a M6 - I dont know what the M6 indicates but A big box store carries M4.

If I order them online they will not arrive before the baby, my daughter has the remaining bolts and live 2 hours away.....

1) I dont think M4 & M6 are interchangeable but ARE THEY?

2) Any ideas where I can find these?
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Old 03-16-14, 08:09 PM
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Hardware store or maybe Ikea.
Old 03-16-14, 10:30 PM
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M6 And M4 = millimeters of the outside diameter of the bolt.
Two totally different bolts.
Is the bushing also missing?
No hardware store I've ever been in is going to have either one of them.
Old 03-16-14, 10:34 PM
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I'd look at just replacing them completely. Even HD and Lowes carry similar cross bolts....just not in metric. You should be able to get something to work...then order the exact replacements later if needed.

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