PAIA rack screws??

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PAIA rack screws??

Post by acidblue » Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:05 am

I order some 18-8 screws,(M3x8 with 0.5 thread), thinking they would fit my PAIA rack i just bought, but they dont they're too large
https://www.mcmaster.com/91292a112

What size should I be using for a PAIA rack.

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Post by fracmonkey » Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:55 pm

American screws! 4-40 x 1/4, self tapping. Phillips pan head.

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Post by acidblue » Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:31 pm

Thank you.

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Post by chachi » Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:10 pm

thank you, i wondered too.

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Re: PAIA rack screws??

Post by Tubeampguy » Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:04 pm

acidblue wrote:I order some 18-8 screws,(M3x8 with 0.5 thread), thinking they would fit my PAIA rack i just bought, but they dont they're too large
https://www.mcmaster.com/91292a112

What size should I be using for a PAIA rack.
I've found some Black Oxide 4/40 X 1/4 at https://www.fastenal.com/
I did have to order them and it took a week to get them.
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Re: PAIA rack screws??

Post by uniqview » Sun Oct 18, 2020 3:55 pm

Tubeampguy wrote:
Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:04 pm
I've found some Black Oxide 4/40 X 1/4 at https://www.fastenal.com/
I did have to order them and it took a week to get them.
Thanks Tubeampguy for the reference to a fastener supplier!
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