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1

What is indicated by the markings on the heads of solid shank rivets?

The material that they are made of, and indirectly, their strength.

2

How can you keep heat treated aluminum alloy rivets soft enough to install after the quenching process?

If the rivets are stored in a freezer they will remain soft for several days.

3

What is the grip length of a bolt?

The length of the unthreaded portion.

4

In what way are AN standard steel bolts identified?

By the code markings on the bolt heads.

5

What is the difference between a close tolerance bolt and a general purpose bolt?

Close tolerance bolts are machined to more accurate dimensions.

6

For what types of applications are self-locking nuts not allowed?

Self locking nuts may not be used when either the bolt or the nut is subject to rotation.

7

If the maintenance procedures do not specify a torque value for a bolt or nut, how can you determine the proper values?

Consult a standard torque table such as found in AC 43.13-1B.

8

What is the most commonly used type of aircraft control cable?

Extra flexible 7 X 19 stainless steel cable.