Hardwood Stair & Rail Parts

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L.J. Smith Stair Systems – Hardwood Stair Parts

Hardware and Tools

  • Hardware:
    • LJ-3004 newel mounting kit
      • Fully concealable; use on finished floor surfaces, landings, and starting steps.
      • Includes: installer tools (3/8”x2” hex bolt, two 3/8” hex nuts), newel mounting hardware (3/8”x5” hanger bolt, 3/4”x1” threaded insert), installation instructions.
    • LJ-3005 Keylock™ newel post fastener
      • Fully concealable; use on finished floor surfaces, stairs, ceramic tile, and concrete.
      • Includes: 3/8”x5” lag bolt, 3/8”x1-7/8”x2-5/8” steel inlet plate, four #10x3-3/4” wood screws, installation instructions.
    • LJ-3006 newel mounting plate (Oak or Poplar)
      • Use to mount 3” to 3-1/2” newel posts on finished floor surfaces.
      • Includes: 3/16”x4-1/2”x4-1/2” steel mounting plate, twelve #9x2” wood screws, four pieces of wood trim moulding, installation instructions.
    • LJ-3008 Sure-Tite™ newel fasteners (Oak or Poplar)
      • Use to mount newel posts on finished floor surfaces or starting steps.
      • Includes: 1/2”x16” lag bolt, 1-1/2” radius washer, 1/2" hex nut, 1-1/2” tapered wood plug, installation instructions.
    • LJ-3009 L-Bracket™ newel post anchor (Oak or Poplar)
      • Use to mount newel posts on finished floor surfaces.
      • Includes: four 16 gauge metal brackets, 28 wood screws, four pieces pre-mitered wood moulding, installation instructions.
    • LJ-3075 flush mount kit (Oak or Poplar)
      • Use to fasten handrail to newels in flush mount applications.
      • Includes: 5/16”x2” T-bolt, 5/16” hex flange nut, 1” tapered plug, 3/4"x1” threaded insert.
    • LJ-3076 Dowel-Fast™ screws (package of 50)
      • Use these 5/16”x2-1/2” double-end wood screws to attach balusters to treads and landing tread.
      • Use with the Dowel-Runner™ (3033) and the Dowel-Fast Tap™ (3036).
    • LJ-3079 (Oak or Poplar)
      • Use to attach handrail to handrail, fittings, newels, walls; or fittings to fittings.
      • Includes: 5/16”x3-1/2” hanger bolt, 1” radius washer, 5/16” hex flange nut, 1” tapered plug.
  • Tools:
    • C-88 centerline tool
      • Use for quick and accurate determination of baluster centerlines on the treads of open tread stairways.
    • LJ-3031 Chuck-Buster™
      • Quickly connects and releases many tools from 3/8” or larger chunks.
      • Saves time by eliminating additional drills and the use of a chuck key.
    • LJ-3033 dowel buster
      • Drill attachment with lag threads, which drives dowel screws into baluster bases.
      • Fits the Chuck-Buster™ (3031).
    • LJ-3036 dowel fast tap
      • Drills and taps holes for ease of tightening dowel-screwed balusters into treads and landing tread.
      • Fits the Chuck-Buster™ (3031).
    • LJ-3040 scraper for LJ-6010 rail
      • Use to smooth profiles or handrail when two pieces are connected together.
      • Great for clean-up on bending rail.
    • LJ-3040 scraper for LJ-6519 rail
      • Use to smooth profiles or handrail when two pieces are connected together.
      • Great for clean-up on bending rail.
    • LJ-3044 VersaTool
      • Locates 1/4" diameter pilot hole on handrails and rail drops for attaching to Connect-A-Kit™ fittings and easements. Also used to assemble Connect-A-Kit™ fittings.
      • Also locates holes as well as starts and tightens hex nut onto rail bolt. Drives 5/16” rail bolts and tightens 1/2” hex nuts.