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Forum topic by saunderl posted 04-11-2012 06:08 PM 6092 views 4 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-11-2012 06:08 PM

Topic tags/keywords: jig parts

I figure that most of you already know about this, but just to make sure:

I found a place that sells knobs for socket head cap screws and hex head cap screws really cheap (like 11 cents a piece for the small ones).

Shipping was $7.25 so I kept increasing my order till it went to $8 then removed my last increase.

I got 95 knobs for just under $31 dollars. That should last me awhile!

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#1 posted 04-11-2012 06:17 PM

Thanks. I was paying a buck for round nobs but they included the bolt. It was a nice knob and I got them from McMaster Carr. However, I sure check on these.


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#2 posted 04-11-2012 06:41 PM

Thanks for the post! ;-) Great source.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 04-25-2012 05:42 PM

I bought a bunch of golf balls at the local flea market and drill a hole, use a threaded insert and there you have it. A nice solid knob for many uses.

-- If it won't fit get a BIGGER hammer.

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#4 posted 04-25-2012 07:18 PM

thanks for the links guys.

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