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Removing a Stripped Screw

Anyone know how to remove a stripped screw from a wood chair without ruining the wood? Mark

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July 12, 20040 found this helpful

You can purchase a screw extractor from Sears. I think the set of 2 or 3 were in the $15-20 range. My husband was surprised at how well they worked.

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July 12, 20040 found this helpful

If you have a steady hand and a small drill bit you can drill into the screw itself to remove it - it will just come out in little shavings.

Regards

Jo

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