<excerpt>>Tom Tweed wrote:
>It just reminded me, that of all the TR-6 and 250 cars that I have
>the rear hub assemblies out of (all 4 !) I have found at least one of
>those six studs to be stripped out of the aluminum, and on one car,
>Three out of the six were stripped.
It looks like a heli-coil kit to the rescue tonight. 5/16" right
I don't know if this was the correct thing to do, but, I taped out the
hole to 3/8"
course thread and got a stud that was 3/8 on one end and 5/16 on the
After I got the tap out I cleaned the hole with degreaser and put the
stud in with Locktite.
Brian Borgstede I
Telecommunications Engineer, I '68 Triumph
University of Missouri, St. Louis I
Instructional Technology Center I TR-250
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