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Old 07-05-2018, 11:20 PM
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You're making good progress and it's looking good.

One tip: The torques seal is not supposed to be on the bolt. It's between the nut and a solid surface. See http://www.eaavideo.org/detail/video/29739769001
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Old 07-06-2018, 08:43 AM
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You're making good progress and it's looking good.

One tip: The torques seal is not supposed to be on the bolt. It's between the nut and a solid surface. See http://www.eaavideo.org/detail/video/29739769001
Thanks for the nice comment!

I disagree with this method on using torque seal. I think it is more important to know if the nut has rotated with respect to the bolt (theoretically if it's not on the threads the bolt could rotate and the nut remain stationary and you wouldn't know). If I have to remove a bolt with torque seal on it I am just going to replace it anyways.
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Old 07-06-2018, 08:55 AM
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Thanks for the nice comment!

I disagree with this method on using torque seal. I think it is more important to know if the nut has rotated with respect to the bolt (theoretically if it's not on the threads the bolt could rotate and the nut remain stationary and you wouldn't know). If I have to remove a bolt with torque seal on it I am just going to replace it anyways.
Agreed
It should be a line from bolt to nut to surface. Anything turns and it's easily noticed.
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Old 07-06-2018, 09:42 AM
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You're making good progress and it's looking good.

One tip: The torques seal is not supposed to be on the bolt. It's between the nut and a solid surface. See http://www.eaavideo.org/detail/video/29739769001
I agree the torque strip should be from the surface onto the nut to the bolt. I think the video is mistaken in that the torque strip should not be on the “bolt” side of the fastener; but it definetly needs to indicate if the nut has turned on the bolt.
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Old 07-07-2018, 10:47 AM
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Incredible progress once again! Keep it going.
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Old 07-07-2018, 07:54 PM
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Incredible progress once again! Keep it going.
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