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Information on Whitworth, BSF, AF sizes etc.

Discussion in 'General Land Rover Forum' started by Dippypud, Dec 20, 2018.

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  1. Dippypud

    Dippypud Never Knowingly Understood

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    Some newer members may not have seen these treasures ...

    As always, our thanks go to Kevin C. Bacon

    http://www.baconsdozen.co.uk/

    A page giving the comparative sizes of Whitworth, BSF, BA, Imperial AF and metric spanner, wrench, nuts and bolts is here.

    Methods of undoing seized and damaged nuts and bolts are given here and dealing with a seized engine in a neglected car is here
     
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    dieseldog69 Well-Known Member LZIR Despatch Agent

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    Holy crap, Kevin Bacon not only managed to get foot loose with a few good men but also manages to advertise EE and do engineering, there is no end to his talents :)

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    Knappster Well-Known Member

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    Would be worth making this one a sticky or put it in the archive section so that it can be easily found?
     
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    Dippypud Never Knowingly Understood

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    @blue beasty should it ?
     
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    blue beasty Leaks an prone to bits dropping off Global Moderator

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    General LR chat hasn't got a tech archive for reasons that are beyond me.....so I'll stick it.
     
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    Nice one.
     
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