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Remodeling and Home Design


BC-10 2-1/16" Bed Bolt Cover

Available in 10 finishes

There are 3 things to know when purchasing these bed bolt covers.

  1. They are made from solid brass.
  2. They are supplied with matching finished #4-3/8" long round head brass screws for installation.
  3. The 2 nickel finishes are special order options and a 2-3 week lead time may apply.


  • Diameter: 1-5/8"
  • Height: 2-1/16"
  • Projection: 3/8"
Price Range:   $6.92 - $16.36
Select Finish:   
Antique (A) 
Light Antique (LA) 
Dark Antique (DA) 
Semi-Bright (SB) 
Bright (B) 
Satin Nickel (SN) 
Polished Nickel (PN) 
Select Options

Bed bolt covers hide the holes where the bed bolts enter the bed posts, and do so in a beautiful way. Beds need tightening periodically, and the covers can be swung up and exposed for tightening.

This bed bolt cover is an exact copy of an original dating to the American Federal period. It is, as they always have been, by stamping a very intricate pattern into very thin metal. Each one is a work of art.

It is thin metal-if you are looking for something thicker we would suggest the H-33 or H-120.

My great grandfather, Frank A. Horton, was an extraordinary diesinker. As a young man, he handcrafted dies and punches used to produce the finest silverware. Later in life, he turned his talents to producing furniture hardware.

He knew that the finest stampings require artistry in steel. A detailed stamping uses a die carved from the tool steel. The die contains every detail of the stamping: from the largest leaf to the smallest kernel of wheat. For the very best stampings, a punch must also be carved in steel with each detail reversed, and a few thousandths of an inch smaller to allow for the thickness of the metal. This process-diesinking-requires weeks of painstakingly precise work. It is a trade that, unfortunately, nearly vanished. Frank Horton made all of our Federal period dies in the late 1920's and into the 1940's. We still use them today. We owe him our thanks.

 Average Rating:  5 Star Rating
 based on 2 Customer Reviews  
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   Love it!, February 24, 2021  By matthew (Allentown, PA)(Verified)
This bed bolt cover was perfect for my project, looks better than expected, finish is dark contrasting perfectly with the white oak I’m using. Very study. Will definitely order again
   Bolt Covers, July 9, 2018  By Barbara Carbiener (South Bend, IN)
These were just the finishing touch for my custom made curly maple bed. Thank you for your great customer service.
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