Torque for wheel half bolts

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Torque for wheel half bolts

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I'm doing the annual on my Champ now and would like to know the torque for the through bolts that clamp the wheel halves together. Anyone got an idea?

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Oh, these are DMB's.

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Not stamped on the wheel half's themselves? Thought they were...

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Not that I noticed. I'll look. Thanks.

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145 inch pounds.

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Thanks. Going to the airport now.

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Toms;
Goodyear assy number 511413, which is a 1200lb cap wheel is stamped on my wheel as 83 inch-lb. bolt is a 1/4-28.

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