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Old 03-28-2012, 12:59 AM   #11
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I considered that, too. I'm going to keep a close eye on it and change them out if I see any hint of slippage. Thanks for the tip.

Try using Loctite Threadlocker on the Threads.

It is in the automotive section of like a Wal mart or you can find it a HD or Autozone. It is design to stop screw heads from moving. Also for lug nuts which has to be 10x the vibration your set up would have due to swinging.
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consider me inspired! if you have any spare time, could you pm me how you did it? in a little more detail than what you've written here? if not, it's totally ok
Definitely, I'll do it tomorrow.
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Try using Loctite Threadlocker on the Threads.

It is in the automotive section of like a Wal mart or you can find it a HD or Autozone. It is design to stop screw heads from moving. Also for lug nuts which has to be 10x the vibration your set up would have due to swinging.
That sounds like it would've worked, too. As I posted above, I replaced them with a eye bolt today, just to make sure they didn't budge. That's a good idea, though.
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[QUOTE=WBAC88;1872589]Thanks again for the tip, I checked this morning and sure enough, the screws had slipped a couple millimeters down, so I took it down and replaced it with eye bolts and s-hooks. It's totally secure now.

Good. That change might outlast us all!
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