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Re: FW: Bolt strengths

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] You can find Gr. 5, Gr. 8, sometimes even Grs. 2 & 3 at your Home Depot or other local lumber yard. You also could probably find some A307, but I doubt anyone in the store will know what you're talking about.

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>From: Jnapd(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:Jnapd(--nospam--at)aol.com]
>Sent: Thursday, April 21, 2005 5:40 PM
>To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
>Subject: Re: Bolt strengths
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>Eric:
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>Thanks for your concern, not to worry I only allow the substitution if they are A307's. I usually wonder where they come up with these bolts......laying around the garage.......extra stuff at the lumber yard.........left over from last years job....
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>I once asked a contractor about the steel column to wood beam connection. Kiddingly I said that the bolts head had a nice pattern his answer "great I get them from my roommates machine shop here reworks car engines"
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>Joe Venuti
>Johnson & Nielsen Associates
>641 Louise Drive
>Palm Springs, CA
>760 322-0583