John Tuttle wrote:
> Damon Atchison asks about the bolt that connects the foot
> pedal to the metal linkage in a Standard type pedal assembly.
I re-read Damon's original message and didn't see any reference to
"Standard" actions. Perhaps you know something that he didn't disclose
> Having had to replace this piece with modern parts, I use a 3-1/2"
> lag-type bolt of the correct diameter as a replacement. ...
Since the previous "repair" was a bolt that snapped off, I don't see
why a (modified) bolt will be any more successful. Bolts aren't made to
act as bearing surfaces, and will quickly wear or break when expected
to do so.