|simon Hewitt 1||26/03/2019 09:50:07|
|42 forum posts|
Does anyone know where I can get 4BA half-nuts, one size smaller?
I can get one-size-smaller, and I can get half nuts, but not both at once.
|David George 1||26/03/2019 10:02:45|
841 forum posts
How about machining them to correct thickness on a lathe etc. Hold them on a screw locked to other nuts and just face to length.
|Michael Gilligan||26/03/2019 10:04:57|
13582 forum posts
I think you may be asking the
Have you compared the thickness of a half 5BA nut with the pitch of 4BA ?
P.S. Skimming down some full nuts to a realistic height might be the best option.
Edit: David beat me to that ^^^
Edited By Michael Gilligan on 26/03/2019 10:05:57
15776 forum posts
I never buy locknuts. just reduce the height of standard ones.
|John Baguley||26/03/2019 11:19:31|
423 forum posts
Alternatively, buy 5BA and retap them 4BA.
|595 forum posts|
Simon, I think you need these, **LINK** and then plane them down to the required thickness as David suggests
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