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    Senior Member Harstad's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by canoebie View Post
    Will the eye bolt bend, will it twist the stud? .
    I don't think the eye bolt cares if the load comes vertical or horizontal. I would be more worried about twisting the stud behind the wall.
    Last edited by Harstad; 12-19-2012 at 13:01.
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    I crank the Ibolt all the way down to the wall in the center of the stud. I always pre drill so I don't split the studs and the ibolt is vertical. I have hung hundreds of times in my setups and never had issues.

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