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Re: Wheel studs



Put a lug nut on all the way then use a whizzer to cut
them down.Then run the lug nut off slowly to clean
threads up.
--- Paul Lennemann <pjlenn@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> 
> I bought some Ansen Sprint wheels to put on my car. 
> They come w/ the 
> acorn style lug nuts.  The previous owner changed
> all of the wheel studs 
> on the car and installed some that are @ 3" long. 
> So they are way too 
> long to work with the new wheels.  I tried a couple
> of places including 
> the one in Omaha that usually has everything. 
> Couldn't find anything to 
> fit.  
> The main problem was getting one with correct
> diameter of the knurled 
> portion so it would fit in the hub.  Everything they
> had was either too 
> big, too small, or discontinued.  For the record the
> knurled portion of 
> the one listed in the catalog for my application was
> too small.  It may 
> be that the previous owner drilled them out to
> accept the different 
> studs.
> Anyway what I need are studs that are 1/2"-20, w/ a
> knurled dia. of @ 
> .640 and @1 3/4" - 2" long.  Any one got any ideas? 
> I thought about 
> cutting them all down to the proper length but I
> think they are grade 8 
> bolts and I'd spend more in hacksaw blades than I
> did for the wheels.  
> Not to mention the orthopedic surgery on my
> shoulder.
> 
> Paul L.
> '63 Sport Fury
> 440/727
>
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> 
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George



       
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