How to tap threads into a crank arm?

Answer Trying to screw a pedal onto an old crank arm, but it won't go in because pedal hole's threads are damaged? You'll have to tap the pedal hole. A tap is a tool that allows you to cut fresh female th... Read More »

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Whats the difference between plumbing pipe threads and conduit pipe threads?

Answer Plumbing pipe threads are squared and conduit pipe threads are tapered.

How to Install a Crank Sensor in a 3.0 V6 Voyager Van Crank?

The powertrain control module on the Plymouth Voyager 3.0-liter engine uses a signal from the crankshaft sensor to determine the position of the crankshaft and engine rpm. The V-6 uses a Hall-effec... Read More »

How to Tat With Two Threads?

Tatting with two threads is sometimes required by a more complex project.

How to Put Threads on a Fiberglass Rod?

Wrapping threads on a fiberglass rod will ensure the guides stay in place. Thread can also be used to make decorative designs on the rod blank. Wrapping thread requires practice, especially for the... Read More »