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Old January 07, 2013, 01:34   #65
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45 ft*lbs on a 1"x16 TPI thread? Ok, but jeez, what are the fasteners made of, cheddar cheese?

Mark, the firing will increase load on the threads as chamber pressure divided by the area roughly equivalent to the area of the cartridge shoulder will increase the load on threads.
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