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post #11 of 16 (permalink) Old 01-08-2017, 02:47 PM
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Here is another source I've heard of , but never used yet.


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post #12 of 16 (permalink) Old 01-09-2017, 09:42 AM
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Good site! Thanks for the link.

Here's my favorite for the more basic stuff - - Bolt Depot:

https://www.boltdepot.com/

I particularly like the tons of great reference materials found there under the Fastener Information section, here:

https://www.boltdepot.com/fastener-i...n/Default.aspx

Fastener basics, printable fastener tools, fastener grades, conversion tables! I learned a lot from that info.

Check it out.

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McMaster Carr is another good alternative for hardware tat I've used for years. Great selection and quick delivery.

https://www.mcmaster.com/
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Excellent site Johnny got it bookmarked.

Here is a sit I have used many times www.fastenal.com

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Here's another source that has literally hundreds of U.S. locations and international shops as well:


https://www.fastenal.com/locations/all


I've never stumped them in a hunt for the odd inventions that hold various contraptions together and their prices are reasonable.


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Thanks for the fastener tips, always good to know where to get odd stuff. As to Fastenal though, at least around here they stock zero in the stores. We have quite a few stores in Denver, and I'm not kidding, if I walked into any of them I would be shocked if they even had a 6mm bolt in stock. Sure can be ordered though.
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