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Old August 5th, 2016, 01:58 PM   #1
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Default Local (SE Mich) Bolt supplier or online?

Anybody have a local bolt supplier in Southeast Michigan that has good prices and will sell to the public, or a good online source?

Looking at stocking a bolt bin, and wanted to see if there's cheaper/easier than going to Tractor Supply and filling up bags of bolts.

Looked on Fastenal online and they have a good starter for 1/4 to 1/2 bolts, washers, nuts for $300, but shipping is $90. Was going to walk in and see what it costs direct from store.

I looked at Bolt Depot, but I didn't see a loose assortment, they were all in small containers.

This is inline with what I'm looking for:

Fastenal 2075 Piece Grade 8 Yellow Zinc Hex Cap Screw Assortment
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Old August 5th, 2016, 02:08 PM   #3
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Try here. http://www.midstatesbolt.com/
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http://www.ebay.com/usr/reddingfaste...p2047675.l2559


fairly decent option for larger bolts. I bought all my stuff to do the heims on the Kernel from these guys. best deals I could find without a ton of searching.
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Do you have a new project?
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This is who I use. They have every size in every type and coating you can think of.
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I use metro bolt and fastener.

http://www.metroboltmi.com/
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mcmaster has it, but it ain't cheap in certain sizes.
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midstate sponsored out baja program in school. they were easy to deal with.
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I saw this yesterday poking around Amazon. It's has a fair mix for $160 shipped.

https://www.amazon.com/Assortment-Gr...e+8+assortment

I'll make up a wish list and check with a few of the local places you guys posted.


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i live right by motor city fastener.
i dont know how their prices compare?
but they do deal, to sell more than just a few pieces.
get a big box of donuts, and got talk to them when they open in the am.
if their prices aint good, at least you had a couple donuts.
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We deal with midstate at work. Old shape dealt with prime fastener, but I'm not sure they have locations besides midland.
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i live right by motor city fastener.
i dont know how their prices compare?
but they do deal, to sell more than just a few pieces.
get a big box of donuts, and got talk to them when they open in the am.
if their prices aint good, at least you had a couple donuts.
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i live right by motor city fastener.
i dont know how their prices compare?
but they do deal, to sell more than just a few pieces.
get a big box of donuts, and got talk to them when they open in the am.
if their prices aint good, at least you had a couple donuts.
They also have a 10 dollar minimum, but the don't stock m6 x0.75 stuff
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