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Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim

Specs
Material Type:
Steel
Overall Length:
-
Sold in Quantity:
Each
Tube O.D.:
.875
Thread Pitch:
.625
Material Thickness:
-
Garage Sale:
No
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim
Swedged Steel Tube for 5/8 Inch Heim

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Reviews

Q & A

What's in the Box

These 5/8" swedged steel sleeves have a 7/8" O.D. tube, 0.065 wall, and 5/8" RH and LH fine threads. Available in 1" increments from 4" to 20". IMCA approved. Sold Each.

Application

Tech Tip: When assembling a tube, each heim end adds approximately 1.5" to the overall length (assuming the heim is screwed into the tube half way.) If you have a heim on each end of the tube, the tube will be approximately three inches longer overall.

Customer Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by 4 reviewers.
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RECOMMEND THIS PRODUCT:

Calif Bob
Verified Purchaser
Tucson

Custom steel tube for a great price

July 03, 2015
Building custom steering tie rods - just right for the inner section!
Pros:
  • Left Threads Just Right
  • Clean threads
  • Right Threads Just Right
  • Nice Finish
  • Length Correct
Yes, I recommend this product.
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wydirt
Verified Purchaser
Verified Reviewer
glenrock wy

great part

June 22, 2015
SERVES THERE PURPOSE
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Fat Boy
Verified Purchaser
Corinth, Maine

Very nice quality!

June 03, 2015
Fast service,good quality
Pros:
  • Quickeasyinexpensive
Cons:
  • None
Yes, I recommend this product.
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yankee
Verified Purchaser

great product

August 17, 2014
product works great on dwarf car and mod lite rear ends.
Pros:
  • better price than the compition
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

2 questions : 2 answers

1 answers

can these tubes be used as main links in a rear 4 bar suspension?

bfield1954
ks
February 07, 2015

can these tubes be used as main links in a rear 4 bar suspension?

Answers

February 09, 2015
EricM
Yes these work fine for a 4 bar suspension on a street vehicle or circle track race car. When dealing with a serious 4x4 application or drag racing (or even a street car with with big tires) these can be very marginal for strength. Keep the diameter and wall thickness in mind when deciding if they are adequate for your application.
1 answers

Wall thickness is stated at .065". I measured it at .095. Which is it? I received one of these by mistake with my last order. I kept it and used it to build something and I measure the wall T at .095" I could use more of these if the wall is really .095.

dtb2253x
January 29, 2015

Wall thickness is stated at .065". I measured it at .095. Which is it? I received one of these by mistake with my last order. I kept it and used it to build something and I measure the wall T at .095" I could use more of these if the wall is really .095.

Answers

January 29, 2015
EricM
We get these tubes from various manufacturers and .065" is the minimum wall thickness that will be used. Sorry we can not guarantee these to have the .095" wall thickness that you have.
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