Long shot: Size of oil tank mount threads?

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Kuda
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Long shot: Size of oil tank mount threads?

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Post by Kuda » Wed Feb 25, 2009 8:33 pm

Getting ready to order a bunch of stuff from McMasterCarr and remember I need to helicoil (or threadsert) the oil tank mounting holes that hang off the back of the seat post tube. Anyone remember off hand what size and thread those are? Thanks,

-Kuda
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Re: Long shot: Size of oil tank mount threads?

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Post by steinauge » Wed Feb 25, 2009 8:45 pm

5\16 X 24 TPI.

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Re: Long shot: Size of oil tank mount threads?

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Post by Kuda » Wed Feb 25, 2009 8:53 pm

steinauge wrote:5\16 X 24 TPI.
Holy chit that was fast! Thanks a ton, off to go order now...

-Kuda (owe ya a beer or two for that one)

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