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Chasing Threads On Eaton Beadlock

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1. The Eaton wheels from National Tire & Wheel are hosed with a thick coat of protective black paint. Sometimes the paint can get into the beadlock threads. It’s a good idea to chase them with a tap. We carefully used a pathetically weak 3⁄8-inch drill and a 5⁄16-18 tap to quickly clean the threaded beadlock holes.