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Old 04-05-2012, 07:26   #16
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Re: Strength of Rivets vs Screws, Aluminium vs Wood.

I know this is an old post, but rather than recreating the same topic i figured i'll ask here.

Tomorrow I will be mounting Harken Halyard Restrainer. Should I use SS rivets or tap it and use SS screws? what would be better option?

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