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Old 14-02-2011, 09:02   #16

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Dave, if there's no spec available from the maker, you look up general torque specs for the size and type of the bolt. i.e. there will be a spec for 1/2", 3/4", 1",2", carbon steel bolts, published in tables online. And you may need a whopping big socket & wrench to match it.<G> Sometimes can be rented from a construction equipment rental firm.

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Originally Posted by landonshaw View Post
Gordan, You mention to have the bolts tightened to the proper torque. How do you find out what that is for a particular boat. Dave
See an earlier discussion
Keelbolt Torque Discrepancies - Lubricated? Dry? More? Less?

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