One of my hobbies is looking after a special ex-army landrover called a 101 - thats one to my left in my "avatar". Some miserable low life has just stolen ALL my wheels off it. Now, the tyres are pretty heavy - you wouldn't want to lift one off the ground for long - and 34" in diameter, but still they have all gone.
They are/were held on wih big nuts too ! Too big for off the shelf locking nuts
Has anyone any bright ideas as to what I can do to fabricate a lockable nut ?
Panic over, thanks for all your help. I can buy lockable nuts from stock <embarassment>
Bio:I'm an Engineer, who originally inherited the family business (Thanks Dad (RIP JC Taylor, 1938-2011)) after working in it for 25 years, designing and building scientific instruments. In 2013, I was...read more »