Norman Lathrop Enterprises | Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Index To How To Do It Information
Lathrop Report On Newspaper Indexes
A profile of Norman Lathrop Enterprises
Last Updated
  Index Home  |   A-Z Subject Heading Guide    |   Keyword Search  |   Union List 

Detailed entries for one subject from the INDEX TO HOW TO DO IT INFORMATION.
Click on a see also (sa) or tracing (xx) to view detailed entries about a related subject.
The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
To obtain a copy of any magazine article contact your local public library or the publisher.

xx   BOLT & NUT

Tip shows how to use a magnet to hold a washer in place, leaving hands free to get the nut started.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul-Aug 1997 (v.20#10) pg. 10

Simple fixture for threading a nut onto a screw in a tight place.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #105 Oct-Nov 1996 pg. 36

Tip on applying grease or petroleum jelly to prevent a bolt from falling out of a socket wrench.
MOTORCYCLIST #1164 Apr 1994 pg. 128

Magnetized tool for starting nuts and bolts can be turned on and off.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jan 1964 (v.20#1) pg. 88

"Skinny finger" holder for washers, nuts, and other small or thin objects that must be inserted into a confined area where your fingers won't fit.
SPORT AVIATION Dec 1989 (v.38#12) pg. 32

Tip on getting a nut started on a bolt in a tight location using a socket, nut driver, or boxend wrench.
SPORT AVIATION Feb 1990 (v.39#2) pg. 93

Simple tool made of strap aluminum grips the head of a bolt securely, thus letting you reach into a confined area to install the bolt.
SPORT AVIATION Jul 1994 (v.43#7) pg. 101

Starter for a nut is made by attaching a pal nut (of the same size) to an aluminum handle. Starters are made for each different size nut required.
SPORT AVIATION Feb 1996 (v.45#2) pg. 113

Rubber cement on your finger helps when starting a nut in a hard-to-reach location.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1990 (v.14#2) pg. 66

Tip on using a "Popsicle" stick and double-sided tape when inserting a nut into a tight place.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1994 (v.18#2) pg. 10

Tip on using a split dowel to hold a nut for starting.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1994 (v.18#4) pg. 8

Tip for installing push nuts on axle ends without distorting the nut.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1994 (v.50#2) pg. 22