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Give your nuts some wings

Advantages: Affordable, good quality, easy to adjust.
Disadvantages: May be a little ulky for some applications.

...impressions I cannot say that I have used many wing nuts recently. They are useful for when a nut is required for attaching to a bolt, though the wings on the nut allow you to tighten and loosen them easily by hand. This makes the job much ea ...

danielclark691 14.03.2015 · Read full review
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Nuts Don't Fly

Advantages: Can tighten and loosen them relatively easily and quickly, without spanner or any other tool.
Disadvantages: Bigger than ordinary nuts, so may not be suitable for tight spaces.

Wing nuts have angel-like wings at the top so that they can be tightened or loosened with your fingers rather than using a tool like a spanner. Usually this makes the job quicker and easier. Some people call them butterfly wing nuts. The wings take up m ...

DavidCoulthard 06.02.2013 · Read full review
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Wing nuts

Advantages: Tighten to your standard, peace of mind, quick and useful
Disadvantages: Can't tighten with drills, not ideal for tight spaces

So in my opinion wing nuts are amazing value for money, they are quicker to do by hand than normal nuts. I use them a lot at work. They are more ideal for small projects, desks, cabinets etc. You can't tighten these nuts up with a drill, due to the size o ...

aaronkeavney 14.06.2016 · Read full review
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All About Hex Bolts

Advantages: Widely available
Disadvantages: None in my view

Review of Hex Bolts What They Are Hex bolts are a form of fixing used for fastening together numerous types of material such as metal or wood or can be fastened into pre-tapped holes. They are widely used in engineering and building projects. The ...

brittle1906 27.07.2014 · Read full review
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Fixes heavy loads to solid concrete easily and quickly

Advantages: Quick and easy to install - high loading
Disadvantages: intended primarily for concrete, care neeeded with accurate drilling

...us sing the praises of the humble ‘through bolt’ – if you have something big and heavy to attach to a flat concrete surface, these are the chaps for you. Also known as “anchor bolts” or “Wedge bolts” the through bolt is ideal where you need to fix to ...

dobieg 29.03.2015 · Read full review
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