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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 12:35 am 
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Right, come on good people, where does this go?

5/16 I think....

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 3:22 am 
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The bin?


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 7:04 am 
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The bin?
Not the answer I was anticipating....


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 7:12 am 
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Does it bolt the seat to the floor ? Looks about the right length for the steering joint too…


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 9:44 am 
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Looks like a rogue bolt to me, not seen that type on a Dolomite.

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 9:55 am 
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Definitely a radiator bracket bolt.

Edit: On second thoughts, it looks similar to a radiator bolt but they usually have a spiral flute up the length of the bolt.

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 8:59 pm 
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My first thought was a seat bolt, but it's not quite right for that either.

My second thought is that the thread pitch looks wrong for a 5/16" unf bolt, also its faintly yellow, which, together, strongly suggests 8mmx1. Try a 5/16" nut on it, my bet is, it won't fit and it doesn't belong on a Sprint.

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2024 10:26 pm 
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It looks like a seat bolt

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