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  • bryan_lagrangebryan_lagrange Member Posts: 279 ✭✭✭✭
    Thank you @pmd I will take a look at the force nuts.
    Bryan Lagrange
    Twitter: @BryanLAGdesign

  • owen_sparksowen_sparks Member, Developers Posts: 2,660 PRO
    I wish they'd be split out into their own category within Onshape. 
    My understanding of a "Prevailing Torque" nut is something that has a deliberate oval to the shape of the hole. This means that fitting it bends the nut into round which in turn provides the locking.   Used in high temp environments such as exhaust manifolds. Personally I'd not have found these nuts without this thread. ;)
    Cheers, Owen S. 
    Business Systems and Configuration Controller
    HWM-Water Ltd
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