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Question: When I am installing a stainless steel nut onto a stainless steel bolt, quite often the nut binds and I can’t tighten it or remove it. Why is that and what can I do to prevent it from happening? Answer: That is what we refer to as GALLING. Galling occurs during installation when pressure […]

Galling, Question and Answer


Welcome to our new Website! I hope to see you here often as we improve the way you access the information we provide as well as the way you shop. You’ll notice that there isn’t anything flashy here, we’re all about getting down to basics so we can get the job done. I hope to […]