Source For T Nuts
Posted 03 March 2012 - 02:05 PM
Where are people buying T nuts for IWB holsters? Also what size is a good size to get?
Thanks for the help I cant get the search to work on single letter searches.
Posted 03 March 2012 - 04:59 PM
Posted 03 March 2012 - 05:02 PM
Posted 03 March 2012 - 08:31 PM
Both for the same reason!
Posted 03 March 2012 - 11:30 PM
Posted 04 March 2012 - 12:17 AM
Aaron, thanks for the offer. Ill look around but will let you know if I cant find them.
Posted 04 March 2012 - 12:54 AM
Posted 04 March 2012 - 12:09 PM
Posted 05 March 2012 - 09:40 AM
They are 8/32 x 1/4 sku NTEENUT8-32, shipped fast. You may have to shorten them for thinner leather but on 9-10 oz they protrude just slightly. I also ordered the screws from them, $4.44 box of 100. I got the size and material off a Bianchi holster, they use stainless. I did find i needed to make the head smaller to fit the snap socket well. Easy to do, put the screw in a drill and run it against my belt grinder.
I like stainless.
Posted 07 March 2012 - 06:28 PM
Posted 09 March 2012 - 02:00 AM
Posted 09 March 2012 - 08:54 AM
Sandwich the t nut between the layers, the the belt loop can easily be replaced on IWB holsters. I use 8/32 stainless t nut and screw, the screw head must be turned down a bit to allow clearance for the snap. Picture is of a Bianchi 120, that's how I determined what size t nut and screw to use. The strap I am unsure of the length, I just made a paper pattern from the Bianchi one. I will measure it layer for you. Lift the spot snaps, or Pull the dot snaps.
Edited by J Hayes, 09 March 2012 - 09:02 AM.
Posted 10 March 2012 - 07:09 AM
Same thing with the pan head #6 crews I use. At the local hardware store, they are 45 cents each in black phosphate. From the bolt supplier, they are 10 cents each -- in stainless.
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