Mystery Bolt

Discussion in 'Other Service and Maintenance' started by alabiker, Sep 4, 2016.

  1. alabiker

    alabiker Member

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    [​IMG] I found a bolt in my driveway in the area I usually back my bike out. It's a 3/4 inch T25, pretty good bit of rust on the head, some all over. The head is quite a bit smaller than the ones holding my end-caps on.

    I can't find anywhere on the bike it would go. I'm not certain even that it goes on my bike. Any ideas?
     
  2. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    With the coarse threads and looking like a self taping screw I would be thinking mower or lawn tractor maybe??
     
  3. alabiker

    alabiker Member

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    I'll check that. Thanks. Don't even know if it came off of anything of mine, just worried me a little because of where it was.
     
  4. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    The plus is you found it before you ran over it........
     
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  5. TQuentin1

    TQuentin1 Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Does not look like any fastener I have seen on any of my bikes ('91 Dyna, '03 UC, '11 FLSTC, '12 UC).

    Cheers,

    TQ
     
  6. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    That bolt looks pretty rusty and not chrome, I do not think it came off your bike, it is a self tapper it would be for something for sheet metal or holding a bracket to a frame or fender maybe
     
  7. joel

    joel Junior Member

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    I found 1 like you did. A mistory bolt, turned out it came off the snow blower while cleaning the garage.
    Maybe yours fell out out the tire tread.
     
  8. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    This is strange, but I find pennies where ever I go, in my garage there was 1 under the rug by the back door, today there were 2 pennies
     
  9. PA 58

    PA 58 Active Member

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    my bet would be a screw that holds the housing on a leaf blower
     
  10. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    Pennies from heaven?
     
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