headset bolts

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neil_uk
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headset bolts

Postby neil_uk » Wed Aug 29, 2007 00:57 am

Do you know of anywhere I can buy a "long" headset bolt?

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Neil.
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Postby John Stevenson » Wed Aug 29, 2007 01:29 am

If memory serves, it's a very, very standard fastener: metric 6mm thread, 5mm Allen head.

Try a hardware store that has a wide range of nuts and bolts or look in your local yellow pages under Engineers' Merchants & Supplies; Fixings & Fastenings
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Postby Scubar » Wed Aug 29, 2007 07:32 am

CRC do various size bolts, might be worth looking on there.

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Postby nicklouse » Wed Aug 29, 2007 07:38 am

Scubar wrote:CRC do various size bolts, might be worth looking on there.


sorry why? any bolt shop eg Halfrauds or B&Q will have them. as John says it is a standard bolt.
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Postby Scubar » Wed Aug 29, 2007 07:47 am

Its just another option, he might not live near a local halfords or B&Q.


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