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Old 14 February 2010, 12:56   #1
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One shot nuts,

1'm under the impression that all sealed bearng hubs are held on with one shot nuts am i right or wrong
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Old 14 February 2010, 12:58   #2
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According to ALKO, yes, although I've re-used them without problems.
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me too used lock tight as well
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Is it really worth the risk for sake of a nut? If you are replacing the sealed bearings any good supplier will supply them with the nut.
http://www.trailertek.com/acatalog/Wheel_Bearings.html
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Is it really worth the risk for sake of a nut? If you are replacing the sealed bearings any good supplier will supply them with the nut.
All well and good, but then the "free" one shot nuts would be wasted
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Old 15 February 2010, 13:50   #7
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just replaced my one shot nuts with new ones after i put new brake shoes on my twin axle trailer. 4 nuts 14

they are called one shot for a reason why debate for the sake of 14 nicker??
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[QUOTE=bradosh;339258]
they are called one shot for a reason /QUOTE]

Yeh, to make you buy new ones!
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To quote the man that serviced my old ALKO based trailer.
"The nuts are made out of round, you need to put them on at about 250 ft lbs. Once used and removed they are no longer out of round, therefore IF you re-use them and torque them up to the recommended level you will harm the bearing"

Don't shoot the messenger but for the sake of 14...... Never mess with the bearings.
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He may mean a stover type nut, not sure how this would harm the bearing and at 250 ft/lbs it wont be coming off (you'd hope...) We have re-used them in the past with no damage to bearings on avonride hubs.
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