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What size tap for Chevy caliper bolts?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by scoutillac, Apr 15, 2004.

  1. scoutillac

    scoutillac 1/2 ton status

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    I've got some homemade brackets and just need to tap for the caliper bolts. What size tap do I need? /forums/images/graemlins/whistling.gif
     
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    depends on the caliper....10bolts calipers are 10mm and D44 is 7/16
     
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    I think he means caliper-mount bolts...not the banjo bolt.
     
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    7/16" national fine.
     
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    i dont mean to hijack the post, but wondered if that 7/16 fine thread stayed true throughout the run of the pickups (73-87)?
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    I think he means caliper-mount bolts...not the banjo bolt

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    This is what I meant. To bolt the caliper to the bracket. Thanks. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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