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Old 3rd February 2015, 11:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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A shiny 7075T6 ally bolt will be half the strength of the same sized Grade 8.8 steel bolt. Titanium is a better match for 8.8 steel and is half the weight and wont rust.
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