Grease Zerk Thread Pitch

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fl9018
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Grease Zerk Thread Pitch

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Post by fl9018 » Sun Dec 16, 2012 6:58 pm

What is the thread pitch for the grease zerk that goes onto a Star hub?



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Re: Grease Zerk Thread Pitch

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Post by RUBONE » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:03 pm

5/16-32

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Re: Grease Zerk Thread Pitch

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Post by fl9018 » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:07 pm

Thanks for the immediate reply, I just needed verification.

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Re: Grease Zerk Thread Pitch

#4

Post by Cotten » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:19 pm

It is also the same as the idle bleed plug on Linkerts.
A bottoming tap is required for most applications.

...Cotten

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