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Torque for cutting edge bolts!

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by douglasl330, Nov 1, 2005.

  1. douglasl330

    douglasl330 Senior Member
    Messages: 356

    I did a search and couldn't find this one. Does anyone know what the proper torque is for the cutting edge bolts? Now I know there will be a couple of ones that say tight! Just wondering what the exact spec is for them!


  2. ehchvac

    ehchvac Junior Member
    from ma
    Messages: 8

    for todays smart azz answer,...
    :rolleyes: stop tightening a 1/4 turn before they snap.:rolleyes:
  3. justme-

    justme- 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,138

    call fisher they'll tell you. There is an exact spec, but IF you are useing factory Fisher hardware it is grade 8 so as tight as you can get it will suffice. I used a 1/2" breaker bar at 24" plus a 24" cheeter pipe to torque mine- never loosened. If you're useing hardware from the corner store you'll break them plowing from shock so don't bother.