How do I remove this type of screw? These are on the corners of a bed frame we are trying disassemble Inner insert removed

with inner screw

  • bottom picture ... insert phillips screwdriver ... turn clockwise
    – jsotola
    Jan 24, 2021 at 21:26
  • Doesn't work just tightens it
    – David
    Jan 24, 2021 at 21:30
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    It could be a driven in insert that is not designed to be removed. A hole is drilled and the insert has fins that help to hold it in the shoulder on the driven side keeps it from pulling through.
    – Ed Beal
    Jan 24, 2021 at 21:37
  • what's on the other side?
    – Jasen
    Jan 24, 2021 at 22:21
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    @David what happens if you turn counter-clockwise?
    – jsotola
    Jan 24, 2021 at 22:45


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