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Old 08-21-2012, 05:20 PM
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I don't have an answer regarding thread sizes, but caution you not to use soft allthread found in Home Depot or Lowes (for example).

What I did on my Nova to install big block springs was compress the coils as much as possible, wrap and chain them to hold the compression and take another purchase on the coil to compress is further. It's a two step process, but for a garage job works and is relatively safe.
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