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Re: BOLT head in the Bilge...

Originally Posted by mikel1 View Post
Is the stud still in there? From the case thru the mount I mean . . .if so, not so crucial . . .if you just lost the head of the bolt you'll still have rigidity in the mount. You just don't want a pivot point at the top bolt in the photo, if there is a piece of bolt thru the mount bracket I would relax . . .
About an 1/8" of bolt came off with the head. So I'd say around 1/4" is still sticking out of the case and through the bracket.
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