Frequently Asked Questions....

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    How to measure nuts and bolts?
    Bolts are measure the length from under the head to the end of the Thread. The nominal size can be measured by measuring the diameters of the thread. Nuts are measured by measuring the diameter of the hole and the across flats.
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    What are nuts and bolts made of?
    Nuts and bolts are made of a huge range of materials as well as different grades of materials, the main ones being: - Brass - Nylon - Grade 8 Steel - Grade 10 Steel - Grade 12 Steel - Stainless Steel - Aluminum - Titanium -
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    How are nuts and bolts used?
    Nuts and bolts are often used in conjunction with each other to fasten multiple parts together.
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    Why use washers with nuts and bolts?
    A washer is a flat metal, rubber, or plastic ring used between two joining surfaces or between a nut and a bolt to spread the pressure or act as a spacer, seal or lock.
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    Why use nuts and bolts?
    Nuts and bolts are often used because of there cost effectiveness, reliability and versatility. As well as providing a much stronger join than traditional gluing or chemically fixing two materials together.
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    How do you tighten nuts and bolts?
    Nuts and bolts can be tighten using a range on tools. The most commonly used tools are: - Spanners - Wrenches - Sockets -
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