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Old 06-27-2016, 03:22 PM   #1
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Dang ARP studs are expensive! Can I just use B7 all thread?

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Old 06-27-2016, 04:42 PM   #2
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AFAIK, B7 is the best grade of stud material available WITHOUT going to ARP or something similar. OTOH, how much trouble will it be if a B7 stud fails?
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Old 06-27-2016, 11:42 PM   #3
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B7 rated at minimum 125,000 psi tensile strength.. how much compression do you need to get the gaskets to? I can get B7 all thread in SAE, USS and Metric...........

Do it!! Whats the worst that could happen????????
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Old 07-01-2016, 12:49 AM   #4
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My arp studs are more like 250k tensile strength, best mod ever, worst mod ever was anchorage *** bike(zero warranty) oringed head, held less boost than a warped stocker.
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