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    Bojangles

    6.2 L Block Stripped threads

    Thanks for all your comments/advice.
    From what I can understand the best way is to use solid inserts and studs. Or solid inserts and bolts.

    Bojangles Yesterday, 23:13 Go to last post
    Robyn

    6.2 L Block Stripped threads

    Hmmmmm

    Was the engineer who said "We woudn't do that" (Using aluminum) an old fart with a serious attitude ????

    Gawd....Aluminum

    Robyn Yesterday, 05:46 Go to last post
    ronniejoe

    6.2 L Block Stripped threads

    Here's another historical tale: After I left Caterpillar and went into business for myself as an engineering consultant, Caterpillar hired me under contract

    ronniejoe 06-13-2021, 14:47 Go to last post
    ronniejoe

    6.2 L Block Stripped threads

    OK, so you wouldn't. You would simply throw away a block that you had invested thousands of dollars into. Glad to know. Did you even look at the picture

    ronniejoe 06-12-2021, 21:30 Go to last post
    DmaxMaverick

    6.2 L Block Stripped threads

    I have never repaired a 6.5 deck thread with a heli-coil, because I wouldn't. I've repaired plenty of others with them, and have seen a good number of

    DmaxMaverick 06-12-2021, 19:52 Go to last post