Date: Fri, 26 Nov 2004 21:10:53 +0100 From: "OKOK!" <rootnospamlhost.not> Subject: Re: Saab 99 water pump thread?
> > > If the diameter of the shaft is 8 mm, then the thread is most likely 1.25 > > mm. (8x1.25) > > So at that diameter, the standard pitch is 1.25 then? How big of > a shaft before the normal thread pitch goes to 1.5mm, do you know? That would be 10 mm. Check here: http://www.simetric.co.uk/sispanner.htm Fine pitch is rarely used, BTW. > Ah, a "turnbuckle" they call it here. They sell cheap aluminum ones > here, and it's at least possible that they're imported and metric > thread. Thanks for the thought. Helped me out after I broke the impeller using 2 screwdrivers ... :-( The good thing is I bought a manual after that. *grin* Regards, Richard. > > Thanks, > Dave Hinz >