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Old 11-01-2012, 12:20 PM   #1452
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Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
Correction *barely holding

8mm!? Sweet Jesus. It looks like proof load is 22ft-lbs and maximum is 29ft-lbs - 1.25 coarse pitch (24/32 1.0 fine pitch) I use this site:

M8x0.5 bolt would bring us to 27ft-lbs recommended 36ft-lbs maximum. My head hurts.
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