Torque tube mounting bolt size

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Torque tube mounting bolt size

Postby Workinprogress » Fri Feb 11, 2022 8:24 pm

Working on the rear splitting stand and just noticed the lower bolt size seems to be 3/4” while the upper one seems to be 5/8”.

All these other bolt holes seem to be 5/8”.

Didn’t know if this is correct or if someone enlarged the bolt hole. A 3/4” bolt threads in easily but seems pretty loose.

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Re: Torque tube mounting bolt size

Postby tmays » Fri Feb 11, 2022 8:27 pm

Someone enlarged it
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Re: Torque tube mounting bolt size

Postby Bob McCarty » Fri Feb 11, 2022 10:13 pm

EZ lok makes a solid insert that you could use to reduce the size back to 5/8" if you want to do that. They come in thin, standard, and thick wall.
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Re: Torque tube mounting bolt size

Postby Nelson 634 » Sun Feb 13, 2022 1:54 am

Here is one I have done on one of my tractors.
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