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SolidMount experience

Posted: Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:34 pm
by blue
Hi,

I have huge problem with those. Screws get stuck, spinning without unscrewing, can't fasten at all, and huge U bolt got stuck so we had to break it with huge pliers. Today I went to my supplier (Netiks, Belgrade, Serbia) and we tested few brand new pieces. All of them had similar problems.

Bad batch for Serbia or anyone else is having the same problem?

BR...

Re: SolidMount experience

Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:02 pm
by dnyl
We have the same problem. Try to change the stainless steel nuts to a pure galvanized one.

Re: SolidMount experience

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:46 am
by guipoletto
Stainless on Stainless have a "galling https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galling" problem.
Greasing the nuts and limiting the applied torque tends to alleviate the problem.
There are "anti-seize" products designed for aluminum, that will also greatly help on stainless.