How many nuts and bolts?

 

We’re not really sure but recently Eric Biass (from Geneva) replaced all the Nuts and Bolts in the Engine Bay of his Series 1 (“Slim Blue”) with stainless steel alternatives and he has kindly supplied the following list. It totals 374 items.

 

 

 

Quantity

Type

Length

Price each

Cost sub-total

Location

1/4 UNF:

6

nylock

 

0.30

1.80

Bottle holder, bonnet catch on frame

 

40

full nut

 

0.25

10.00

Horns, footwell plats, front base plate, aluminium plates, bonnet plus extras

 

35

set

1/2

0.38

13.30

Throttle plate, bonnet hook, throttle axel, front base plate, wiper motor, bonnet side lock, aluminium plates

 

25

plain wash.

 

0.03

0.75

Throttle plate, bonnet hook, throttle axel, bonnet catch on frame, front base plate, wiper motor, bonnet side lock, aluminium plates

 

17

spring

 

0.05

0.85

Throttle plate, bonnet hook, front base plate, bonnet side lock, aluminium plates

 

6

set

1" 1/2

0.50

3.00

 

 

6

set

5/8

0.38

2.28

bonnet locks

 

2

set

1"

0.38

0.76

bonnet catch on frame

 

2

bolt

1" 1/4

0.44

0.88

Throttle yoke

1/4 UNC:

4

set

1/2

0.38

1.52

Clutch cover plate

5/16 UNF:

48

full nut

 

0.25

12.00

Head, clutch release, lower asbestos plate, fuel filter, side lock plunger

 

1

bolt

1" 1/4

0.63

0.63

Throttle yoke

 

24

bolt

2" 1/2

1.32

31.68

Front frame

 

32

nylock

 

0.40

12.80

Front frame, Steering UJ, servos, belt tensioner

 

2

bolt

3" 1/2

1.88

3.76

Front frame

 

1

bolt

1" 1/4

0.75

0.75

Steering UJ

 

4

set

5/8

0.50

2.00

Air filter, top engine mount

 

16

plain wash.

 

0.04

0.67

Air filter, top engine mount, fuel filter, Asbestos plate

 

14

spring

 

0.06

0.84

top engine mount, fuel filter, Asbestos plate

 

4

set

1"

0.56

2.24

Frame/bulkhead

 

4

set

3/4

0.50

2.00

Fuel filter

 

16

set

7/8

0.56

8.96

Asbestos plate, Frame/bulkhead

5/16 UNC:

1

set

1" 1/4

0.63

0.63

Dynamo

3/8 UNF:

9

full nut

 

0.30

2.70

Exhaust manifold, dynamo

 

15

nylock

 

0.50

7.50

Radiator bottom, throttle/steering, torsion bars, shaft

 

2

set

5/8

0.60

1.20

Font frame top

 

1

bolt

2" 3/4

1.63

1.63

Dynamo

 

1

bolt

2"

1.32

1.32

throttle/steering

 

12

bolt

1" 1/4

0.94

11.28

torsion bars, shaft

 

2

bolt

2" 1/4

1.32

2.64

bonnet hinge

 

2

spring

 

0.80

1.60

bonnet hinge

7/16 UNF:

2

set

2" 1/4

3.25

6.50

shock absorber top

 

2

plain wash.

 

0.11

0.22

shock absorber top

 

4

castle nut

 

2.10

8.40

shock absorber top

 

1

set

1" 3/4

2.69

2.69

rear engine support

 

1

nylock

 

0.85

0.85

rear engine support

1/2 UNF:

8

nylock

 

1.00

8.00

wishbones, steering joints, tie plate

 

2

bolt

3" 1/2

4.50

9.00

tie plate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTALS:

374

 

 

 

179.63

 

 

Please note: All technical information on this site is given in good faith, and may vary from one vehicle to another. Please seek professional advice if you are unsure of whether it applies to your vehicle or not.

 

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