Definition of sleeve nut in English:

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sleeve nut


A long nut with right-hand and left-hand screw threads for drawing together conversely threaded pipes or shafts.
Example sentences
  • On smaller bearings this may be achieved by using the sleeve nut and a hook spanner.
  • I've used sleeve nuts threaded for 3/4’ diameter rod that have been up to 12’ long.
  • Hence, the sleeve nut now is completely assembled and safely secured from dropping off.
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