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where to buy rack screws in nyc

Posted on 2006-10-30
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need rack screws in a pinch (nyc). anywhere i can pick them up--
ebay (or other stores) with next day shipping is not an option
thanks
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Depending on the type of rack screws you need, you may be able to find them at an Audio/Visual Dealer/installer.  They usually have stock on something like that and may be able to sell you a few of them.  I am not from the area nor do I know the area very well but if I were you I would check the yellow pages or do a quick search on google.  Sorry if this answer is too late!
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thanks
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for future reference, McMaster Carr will typically only take one business day to deliver to NYC ... they have EVERYTHING imaginable in their online store ...

too bad i didnt see this yesterday, i would have offered you some of mine.
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Any local hardware store should have something that works, just take one with you to show them what you want, and you should get same day service plus a choice such as length. Note, not all racks use same screw, do not order blindly. There should be a store near work and another near home and maybe one near where you eat.

>  check the yellow pages

Ditto. If you dunno any, try Hardware (Ace?) or one of those super sized stores for building homes. But a city like NYC ought to still have the smaller ones like of Ma & Pa that have it distributed so well that you should not have to go far to find one.
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