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Here's a link to a pretty good treatment of bolt tightening


On 6/13/07, raincat1(--nospam--at) <raincat1(--nospam--at)> wrote:
Say I have a tapped hole, and I need full pre-tension on the bolt. How do I apply the "turn of the nut" method? How do I test representative samples as required by AISC? In this connection - I don't have a nut!

Thanks !!

Rainier C. Catubig
San Diego, California

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