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Old 08-15-2012, 07:32 PM
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Originally Posted by 66GMC View Post
Well, I did figure out / understand the "socket-head cap screw" part, but assumed there was a standard hex-nut on the backside ... and that is what I was suggesting could be held with a wrench.


I'm not 100% sure of the correct name of those insert-nuts, but I call them "riv-nuts" or "nut-serts". They are commonly used to hold mirrors on the side of a door, luggage-racks on a trunk lid, etc.


I gotta say that I have never seen them used on a cross-member. That is usually nut-and-bolt or rivet territory.
Yea, I am lucky that I had the welder. I think I would've been screwed otherwise.
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