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Re: Size of Lug nuts (bolts) on 1990 80Q
> > Ooops! You really meant to say ft-lbs, right. 80 newton-meters would be
> > about 580 ft-lbs -- sure to warp those rotors!
> There must be some conversion error here.
> 1ft-lb => 4.5 * 0.3 == 1.35 Nm.
> 80/1.35 equals about 58 ft-lb.
See now, I never was any good at factors of ten. Forgot that g is 10 m/s/s
when I came up with 580. 58 is right. So don't let those wheels fall off!
--bob "I always do things the hard way" kunz