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FilthyMcNastys

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2011 10:36 pm Reply with quote

I'm had some fischer screws a while back and wanted some more, but not to sure of the size or how to work it out.

any idea what size screws the picture below is?

Thanks

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2011 10:46 pm Reply with quote

Bog standard 4x50 like any other.
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FilthyMcNastys

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 12:24 am Reply with quote

How do screw sizes work? whats the 2 sizes? example, 4.0 x 50mm?
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 9:34 am Reply with quote

also can be in inches ie 8x2"
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 9:47 am Reply with quote

Using 4 x 50 as the example, the 4 is the diameter of the shank just below the head in mm and the 50 is the length of the shank in mm not including the head.
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