1/4-20x3/8 Small head bolt

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1/4-20x3/8 Small head bolt by jimlee Dec 6, 2013
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I needed a light weight 1/4-20 bolt for the quad copter. I was able to create my own with mike-linus's threading tool thing. I'm nothing but impressed! Thank you Mike! Once I figured out how to work it, its really cool! Now, how about socket cap screws?
Customized version of http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:193647
Created with Customizer! http://www.thingiverse.com/apps/customizer/run?thing_id=193647

NOTE : Print it in High quality. I"m currently using 2 shells & 50%. Seems to work well. Standard quality setting doesn't do a good enough job on this.


Created using the following options:
nut_resolution = 0.5
head_diameter = 7.9375
nut_thread_outer_diameter = 9
nut_type = normal
head_height = 4.7625
nut_step_shape_degrees = 45
non_thread_diameter = 0
outer_diameter = 14
countersink = 2
nut_height = 6
non_thread_length = 0
thickness = 2
nut_thread_step = 2
thread_step = 1.27
nut_diameter = 12
resolution = 0.5
thread_length = 9.525
thread_outer_diameter = 6.35
inner_diameter = 8
type = bolt
step_shape_degrees = 30
Printed using : High quality, 20% fill, 2 shells.

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