Shop Tips: Know Your Screw Threads

Sean goes over the best tools for tapping and repairing screw threads as well as how to read imperial and metric sizes.

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7 thoughts on “Shop Tips: Know Your Screw Threads

  1. Needs more Thread Detective and Heli-Coil. Cowbell optional.

    Amen. Steel threaded inserts and STI taps would make for a good part 2. Prewinding Heli-Coils and tap locking keenserts, etc. Thread Detective looks rad, I haven’t seen them before.

  2. Great tips, Sean (& other Premium users)! Aptly timed for a project I’m dealing with now even! Hope you keep going with this series (Shop Tips) for well into the future.

  3. Thank you! Previously I knew just enough about this to be dangerous. Now I might be able to be good at it!

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