Asked by: Deandre Almacellas
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th May, 2020

How do I remove my Ikea cam lock?


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Herein, how do you remove a cam lock?

How to Unlock a Cam Lock in Furniture Assembly

  1. Select a screwdriver that best fits the slotted or Phillips-head recess on the top of the cam. Position the tip securely into the cam.
  2. Turn the handle of the screwdriver counterclockwise to turn the cam within its hole.
  3. Pull one piece of furniture away from the other to confirm that you unlocked the cam lock.

Secondly, how do you remove plastic screws? Gently tap the plastic anchor into the wall using a hammer or rubber mallet. Insert the screw into the anchor and slowly screw it in. If using a threaded drywall anchor, screw it in using a Phillips head screwdriver. If using a toggle anchor, thread the toggle on the screw about 1/4 inch from the end.

One may also ask, how do I take apart my Ikea furniture?

Most moving vans and trucks can easily hold IKEA furniture when assembled so there's no reason to start taking things apart unless it's necessary.

  1. Recruit a Friend (or Two)
  2. Keep Everything Together.
  3. Ditch the Instructions.
  4. Don't Go Too Hard.

How do you unscrew an IKEA bed frame?

Follow these six steps to take apart your IKEA MALM bed frame:

  1. Step 1: Unscrew Crossbrace. First Remove the mattress, bedding and slats.
  2. Step 2: Remove Mid-Beam. Pop the midbeam out of the mounting plates.
  3. Step 3: Loosen Hex Bolts.
  4. Step 4: Remove U-Shape Hardware.
  5. Step 5: Remove The Headboard.
  6. Step 6: Remove The Footboard.

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