Bed Frame Bolts And Nuts. On mike pekovich’s jig, the edge of the block represents the centerline of the bed bolt hole. Measure along the edge to locate the nut hole’s centerpoint, then you can quickly find it’s centerpoint on the bed rail.
The bolt can then can be secured with a washer and firmly hand tightened. Replace old, worn or missing bed bolts with new, solid steel bed frame bolts. The 1 × 9/16 diameter brass nuts fit in 5/8 holes in the rail.