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Re: [TowerTalk] Equalizer Plates

To: "Drax Felton" <>
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Equalizer Plates
From: Dino Darling <>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008 21:07:30 -0800
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It means to ruin the threads with a punch.  You actually strike the 
nut and the bolt threads.  This prevents the nuts from backing 
off.  I don't recommend it.

If you are worried about it, double nut or purchase quality lock nuts.

At 08:52 PM 11/25/2008, Drax Felton wrote:
>The instructions with my Rohn equalizer plates say to "Stake All Nuts After
>What does that mean?  I know to run some wire through the turnbuckles, but
>this is about the nuts holding the turnbuckles to the equalizer plates.
>How do I stake a nut?

Dino - K6RIX 


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