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|09-02-2008, 01:26 AM||#1 (permalink)|
Bottom Line and .45 Screw Sizes
Title says it all. What type of screws do you use for a standard bottom line and for .45 grips? Can they be picked up at Lowe's or Menard's?
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|09-02-2008, 02:38 AM||#2 (permalink)|
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: North East Texas
Bottom line screws are 10/32. As for the 45 grip screws they vary depending on the Mfg. All should be available at your local hardware store.
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|09-02-2008, 02:49 AM||#3 (permalink)|
They're #10-32 Machine screws, and the majority of .45 grip threads are #6-32 Machine screws, but can be #8 or even #10, a pic or name of your frame will let us be able to tell you for sure.
|09-02-2008, 10:25 AM||#4 (permalink)|
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Southern Maine
I've also seen other thread sizes, as well as distance between the threads, but 10/32 does seem to be most common for newer guns.
While you can find 10/32 screws at any hardware store, the kind with counter-sunk heads are actually somewhat hard to find. None of the local hardware stores carried them, though I did find them at home-depot. Same for the panel screws. They had the screws, but not the right head type. grrr..
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