Flanges – Securing Flanges to Acme Nuts

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  • Flanges – Securing Flanges to Acme Nuts

    Posted April 26, 2019 - Updated Dec 4, 2019

    (Engineering Bulletin #/web964) Key torque (the torque on a nut necessary to produce a linear motion) may be high enough to unscrew a nut from its mating flange. Smaller sizes may be secured with a thread locking compound or with a locking set screw which applies a radial locking force against the threads. Securing Flanges […]