# Quick Answer: Is M6 The Same As 5 16?

## What is the metric equivalent to Grade 8?

Approximate Equivalency Chart Metric/US Roughly Equivalent US Bolt MaterialsMetric Nut ClassSAE J429Normally UsedGrades8.8859.895+10.910or 12812.910or 12.3 more rows.

## How many mm is 9 16?

Conversion Table inches to mmDimensions — Inches to Metric0.438”7/16”11.13 mm0.500”1/2”12.70 mm0.563”9/16”14.30 mm0.625”5/8”15.88 mm21 more rows

## Is m6 and #6 the same?

M6 Threads M6 refers to a metric 6 mm screw. The outside diameter of the threads is 6 mm. The standard metric rack screw is actually an M6 x 0.1 mm. The number 0.1 mm refers to 0.1 threads per millimeter.

## What does m8 1.25 bolt mean?

For metric fasteners, you will see a M8 x 1.25 or an M8 x 1. For thread pitch, the distance between two points is the second number meaning the higher the number the fewer threads there are. This means the M8 x 1.25 is the coarse threading and the M8 x 1 is the fine thread.

## Is Grade 8 or 12.9 stronger?

Replace a graded fastener with same or higher grade (don’t replace a Grade 8 fastener with a Grade 5 or 2)….Table 1.Grade/ClassStrengthMetric Class 10.9Similar to Grade 8.Metric Class 12.9The highest metric class for strength, it exceeds Grade 8.12 more rows

## Are Grade 8 bolts brittle?

A Grade 8 has a very high tensile strength, but can be brittle. In applications such as suspensions, a very high number of load/unload cycles can produce work hardening, which produces an immediate, or catastrophic failure.

## What is equivalent to a 15 mm wrench?

Wrench Size And Conversion TableInchesMillimetersSpanner0.5639/16 AF0.59115mm0.6005/16 Wworth; 3/8 BSF0.6255/8 AF65 more rows

## What size is an m6 nut?

METRIC NUT SIZESSizeDINDIN934M3.56.002.80M47.003.20M58.004.00M610.005.0051 more rows

## Are m10 and 3/8 the same?

Since 10 mm is bigger than 3/8″, the simple answer is, “NO”. But you CAN drill the hole out to either 25/64″ (for 3/8-24) or letter “X” (. 397″)( for 3/8-16), and tap for a Helicoil.

## How close is 5/16 to 8mm?

6mm = almost 1/4 inch. 7mm = almost 9/32 inch (= a bit over 1/4 inch) 8mm = 5/16 inch. 9mm = almost 3/8 inch.

## Is m10 same as 10mm?

31496″) The M10, about 10 mm in diameter, (. 3937″) and the M12 about 12 mm in diameter, (. 4724″). The “M” designates the bolt is Metric and the number after the M indicates the size.

## What are the wrench sizes in order?

Standard Combination Wrenches (1/4, 5/16, 11/32, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8, 15/16, 1)Metric Combination Wrenches (6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19)Standard Flare Nut Wrenches (3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 7/8) Note: Each wrench may combine two sizes.More items…

## How can you tell if a bolt is Grade 5?

Grade 5 bolts are case hardened, meaning the bolt has been heated enough to hardened the outside of the bolt but not enough to harden the inside portion. Grade 5 bolts are identified by 3 evenly spaced radial lines on the head.

## What size hole is m10?

Tap SizeTap SizeDrill SizeM10 x 1.258.9mmM10 x 1.58.4mmM11 x 1.509.7mmM12 x 1.2510.9mm34 more rows

## Is 24mm and 15 16 the same?

Not only is 15/16″ basically the same as 24mm, but 1 1/16″ is the same as 27mm.

## What size is an m6?

Tap sizeBasic major dia (mm)Basic major dia (inch)M4 x 0.74mm.1575M5 x 0.85mm.1969M6 x 16mm.2362M8 x 1.258mm.315024 more rows

## What is m6 in standard?

M6 refers to a metric 6mm screw. The outside diameter of the threads is 6mm. The standard metric rack screw is actually an M6 x 1mm. The number “1mm” refers to 1 threads per millimeter.

## Is 5/16 The same as m8?

The size of a metric screw or bolt is specified as diameter, pitch and length, in millimeters (millimeters is abbreviated “mm”)….Table 3.MetricClosest InchM8-1.255/16-18 (Smaller)M10-1.53/8-16 (Smaller)M12-1.751/2-13 (Larger)M14-2.09/16-12 (Larger)16 more rows

## What is the closest metric size to 5 16?

Standard / Metric Wrench Conversion ChartBolt DiameterStandardMetric5/16″1/2″13mm3/8″9/16″14mm7/16″5/8″16mm1/2″3/4″19mm39 more rows•Aug 26, 2019

## What does m10 mean?

means a 10M10 means a 10 millimeter outer diameter for the bolt or whatever piece it is; M12 means 12 millimeters. The part after the ‘x’ is the pitch — how many mm a thread is wide. To figure out which you have, you can measure the existing part with calipers and a thread gauge.

## What is a #6 screw?

Screws have three basic measurements: gauge, threads per inch, and shaft length in inches. … This means it’s a #6 diameter, with 32 threads per inch (almost double the normal thread count as a standard wood screw) and an inch and a half long.