Re: OT: Identifying UNC(?) screw


 

Thanks to everyone who replied.
In the end it was as simple as going to Lowes and buying a pack of 5 for
$1.40.
I sent off the screws to David today.

Dennis

-----Original Message-----
From: TekScopes@yahoogroups.com [mailto:TekScopes@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
Of John S
Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2012 12:54 PM

Dave:

If this is (just) to hold a foot, why don't you use a length of say 3mm
studding with a nut on the end: I'm assuming you could get the thread to
engage sufficiently to grip.

John

--- In TekScopes@yahoogroups.com, "David C. Partridge" <david.partridge@...>
wrote:

I am the OP ... and live in the UK

I'm waiting on someone else who made the same offer, and don't want to get
lots of folks sending them to me in the UK

I'll follow up with you if that's OK if the first person doesn't come
through.

Thanks
Dave

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