Step deck ramps brackets and seats!

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  1. pavrom

    pavrom Road Train Member

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    I finally was able to get a set , purchased brackets and seats . Looking for tips on install: can i use regular bolts from home depot or they should be grade 8 , any specifics on drilling aluminum trailer . Regular bolts for trailer ramp seats ?!
     
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  3. zinita17601

    zinita17601 Road Train Member

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    Mine was installed at a trailer shop,they also welded the seats on.
     
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  4. beastr123

    beastr123 Road Train Member

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    For aluminum to aluminum I only use stainless hardware and go up one size, use "nylock" nuts, washers and torque to 60% of grade 8 torque spec (to prevent galling).
     
  5. Tug Toy

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    Stainless to stainless requires lots of anti seize…

    Especially if using nylock.
     
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