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I have used conical washers (sometimes called disk, dome, or spring washers) however my application was for some very large diameter high strength anchor bolts in a heavy industrial application and we used these washers to verify our required pretension load.  The ones we used were Bellevilles and their website is:

Thomas Hunt, S.E.

"Kevin Below" <kbofoz(--nospam--at)>
05/05/2008 07:15 PM
Please respond to seaint
Conical washers

Has anyone come across conical washers ?  They may be an economical way of keeping tension in anchor bolts and storey-high tie-rods in wood structures, compensating for shrinkage in the wood.
Anyone know where they can be had, and if they would be suitable ?

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