clumsily fumbling with a screwdriver trying to remove a screw only to notice that it's been stripped, either by your hands in haste or left.
I tried this and it didn't work. Total waste of time and a good rubberband. (Use a rubber band to remove a stripped screw).
Use a rubberband to unscrew stripped screws
you stripped out the Phillips screw that holds your taillight on, and now you're kinda screwed. Here's a simple solution: Grab your favorite rotary tool and turn that Phillips head into a flat head.
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shares some tricks of the trade for backing out stripped screws
How to remove a stripped screw. Used for three screws that were completely bored out. Worked like a charm
Recycling or up-cycling furniture? Here are some tips for removing stripped screws, headless nails, and busted fasteners !
How to Remove Stripped Screws -use a wide rubber band.
A stripped screw doesn't mean your DIY project is screwed. A cordless drill can save the day.
Stripped and broken screws can be removed with special bits, pliers, or a screw extractor tool.