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Re: hooked ABs -- "buggered nuts" (another technical term :)

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Rhkratzse(--nospam--at) wrote:
Good point. So a bit of epoxy fixing a single nut in place would also do the job?


In a message dated 8/5/08 9:25:00 AM, t.w.allen(--nospam--at) writes:
I can't answer the SSTB part of your question, but I can answer the double nut part. Two nuts will lock together and stay in place. One nut will invariably come off unless you bugger (technical term) the threads or weld the nut to the ATR. T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.
Consulting Structural Engineers
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Or foul the threads.

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