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D51 Boiler Hinge Joint Options
dslinick
#1 Posted : 20 May 2016 02:20:40

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On the D51

One of the holes in the boiler hinge joint that attaches to the smokebox seems to have not be properly tapped. The screw jams and I don't want to chance breaking the screw off. Can anyone verify that these are standard 2-56 holes? Metric thread?

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Tomick
#2 Posted : 20 May 2016 11:14:53

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Its an M2 screw that fits into it and therefore is a 2mm metric thread
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#3 Posted : 24 May 2016 00:54:17

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Thanks. A quick run-through with an M2 tap resolved the issue.
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