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Author: rorschach
Time: 10/21/04 06:33 PST
This is a reply to message no. 14780 by b1ueshift
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Why loosening torque is lesser than the tightening torque for bolts/screws
not only can the be galling as blueshift pointed out, but after being in service a while, there can be corrosion products that cause the threads to sieze as well.
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