# Quick Answer: What Size Bolt Does A 9/16 Nut Fit?

## What size socket fits a 10mm bolt?

3/8th of an inch is the closest SAE wrench size to 10mm..

## What is the most common bolt size?

Re: Most common metric bolt sizes Used to be (back in the 70’s and 80’s) that European manufacturers used the 13mm and 10mm fasteners the most; followed by the 14, 17, and 19mm. The Asian manufacturers used the 12mm and 10mm as the most common, followed by the 15, 17 and 19mm.

## What’s the next size smaller than a 9/16 wrench?

Wrench Size Chart for BoltsBolt DiameterWrench Size (Standard)Wrench Size (Metric)7/16″5/8″16mm1/2″3/4″19mm9/16″13/16″21mm5/8″15/16″24mm20 more rows•May 29, 2020

## What is the next size up from 9 16?

Standard / Metric Wrench Conversion ChartBolt DiameterStandardMetric7/16″5/8″16mm1/2″3/4″19mm9/16″13/16″21mm7/8″22mm39 more rows

## What is the next size down from 7 16?

The next size after 00g is 7/16″. The sizes go up by 1 sixteenth of an inch from there, but they’re reduced fractions, so instead of 8/16″, we just say 1/2″. (And you probably thought in school you’d never have any use for learning fractions!)

## How do I know what size nut I need?

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. If the nut is metric, count the number of lines on the tape measure to find the measurement.

## What size is a m6 nut?

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

## What does M stand for in bolt sizes?

The “M” designation for metric screws indicates the nominal outer diameter of the screw thread, in millimetres (e.g., an M6 screw has a nominal outer diameter of 6 millimetres).

## What is standard thread size?

Preferred sizes are 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.8, 1.0 and 1.2 mm, with additional defined sizes halfway between. The standard thread pitch is approximately 14 of the major diameter. The thread form is slightly modified to increase the minor diameter, and thus the strength of screws and taps.

## What size bolt has a 16mm head?

Metric Shoulder Bolt DimensionsShoulder Diameter (A)Thread (C)Allen Wrench Size10mm8mm x 1.255mm12mm10mm x 1.56mm16mm12mm x 1.758mm20mm16mm x 2.010mm3 more rows

## What size bolt does a 9/16 nut fit?

US Bolt Head/Wrench SizeBolt DiameterHead and Wrench SizeHex Bolt – Lag Bolt – Square BoltHeavy Hex Bolt5/16″1/2″-3/8″9/16″-7/16″5/8″-13 more rows

## What size head is a m8 bolt?

Nominal SizeThrd Dia.Thread LengthM6 x 16.00007, 9, 13, 17, 22, 24, 27M8 x 1.258.00008.25, 12.25, 16.25 to 31.25 by 5, 28M10 x 1.510.000011.5, 15.5 to 35.5 by 5, 32M12 x 1.7512.000014.75 to 44.75 by 5, 3611 more rows

## How do bolt sizes work?

The size of a metric screw or bolt is specified as diameter, pitch and length, in millimeters (millimeters is abbreviated “mm”). For nuts, size will appear as diameter and pitch. … In the example above, a pitch of 1.0 means that from one thread to the next thread, the distance is 1.0 millimeter.

## What size nut fits a 5/16 bolt?

US Nut Size TableSizeDiameter*HeightHex NutHex Nut5/16″1/2″17/64″3/8″9/16″21/64″7/16″11/16″3/8″17 more rows

## How do you measure bolt nut size?

Bolts commonly use four types of measurement, while nuts use only two. Bolts are measured in length of shank, bolt head size, width of shank (the diameter of the threaded bolt body) and the thread pitch (the size of the thread). Nuts are measured by the width of the hex shape and by their thread pitch.

## What are standard bolt sizes?

Typically, machine bolt sizes range from 1/4″ to 1 1/4″ for square heads and 3/8″ to 1 3/4″ in diameter for hex heads, and lengths span from about 3/4″ to 18″ for square and 6 1/2″ to 24″ for hex heads. Measure length from under the head to the threaded end of the bolt.

## What size bolt is a 15mm head?

Size ChartBolt sizeSizeTolerance15mm15.055/16″BSW15.297/16″UNF5/8″15.9216mm16.0537 more rows