I'm struggling to put a name to the component I want so that I can locate a
supplier on the net.
That is, I am looking for something similar to a tee nut, in that you drill
a hole into the wood, insert the tee nut and then screw a bolt into it.
However, a tee nut just fastens to the wood using prongs that dig into the
wood. What I want is more like a metal shaft, with some form of grip/teeth
out the outside that I can hammer into a hole in the wood that a bolt can
then be screwed into. I'm sure I've seen such things, like on a 2-piece
Does anyone know what I mean and if so what's the correct name for such a