What size are BMX wheel nuts?

A pair of axle nuts, available in aluminum or steel. Available for 3/8″ (front) and 14mm (rear) axles. Made by Mission BMX!…Tech Specs.

Size 17mm Hex
Thread 3/8″ (3/8″ x 26T) / 14mm (M14 x P1.0)
Material Steel or Aluminum
Weight 0.8oz Aluminum / 2.2oz Steel

What size nut holds a bike tire on?

There are even some that are metric in terms of diameter but use BSC for thread spacing! If it’s 5/16″ at 26 threads per inch then an M8-1.00 nut may fit since 25.4 tpi is very close to 26 tpi and 7.9mm diameter is very close to 8mm….8 Answers.

Nominal Thread Size Example of Bicycle Uses
3/8 inch x 26 tpi Solid rear axle

What size is a bicycle nut?

Re: Wheel Nut Sizes Most modern bikes are M10x1 for the rear and M9x1 for the front. Sometimes better bikes have M10 front axles too. I’ve also seen M9. 5×1 front and rear axles, and older bikes use a great variety of imperial and metric sizes.

What size is my BMX axle?

The wheel axle of the BMX bike has two standard sizes. The front wheel axle of the BMX bike has a diameter of 10 mm. The rear wheel axle has a slightly larger diameter that measures in at 14 mm. The larger rear axle has been built to withstand the high-impact maneuvers of freestyle BMX.

What size are bike axle nuts?

Axles are usually in 3 thread patterns: Italian (9mm x 26tpi front and 10mm x 26tpi rear), Japanese (9mm x 1mm front and 10mm x 1mm Rear), Taiwanese (9mm x 1mm front and 9.5 (3/8”) x 26tpi Rear).

What tools do I need to build a BMX bike?

Allen Keys. An adequate tool for the front line is the Allen Keys; it is an easy tool for steering bolts and screws.

  • Sockets.
  • Chain Breaker/ Cutter.
  • Tire Levers.
  • Floor Pump.
  • Hand Pump.
  • Tube Patches.
  • Pedal Wrench.
  • What size bolts are used on bicycles?

    Bicycle Industry Threads

    Nominal Thread Size Example of Bicycle Uses
    6mm x 1mm Many uses on bicycles, including brake caliper mounting bolts, brake pad bolts/nuts, some fender racks, some brake adjusting barrels
    7mm x 1mm Some handlebar binder bolts
    5/16 inch x 24 tpi Front hubs, solid axle, less expensive bikes

    What size are bike frame bolts?

    The most common sizes of allen screws for bikes are 4, 5, and 6mm. There’s even a common bike tool that will fit in all three. In my experience, most racks use 5mm screws, but some do use 4 or 6mm screws.

    How do you measure a nut?

    1. Lay the nut on a flat surface so that the hole lays flush.
    2. Place the end of a measuring tape on one of the flat sides of the nut’s outer perimeter. Stretch the tape measure across the nut’s diameter to the flat-side directly across from the one your pulling from.

    What size BMX tools do I need?

    The most common sizes, 5mm, 6mm and 8mm, are used almost everywhere on your bike from stem bolts to the compression cap on your fork, seat post clamp, cranks, seats, pedals, brakes, brake pads, removable brake mounts, cable hangers, axles and even some bar ends.