This SAE Recommended Practice applies to nuts as specified in SAE J694 and J1835 used for wheel and demountable rim attachment. Only the test methods necessary to assure proper wheel or rim assembly are specified. Fasteners for less common and special applications are not included. Purpose This document, to ensure proper assemblies, specifies test methods for Metric or English, one- or two-piece flange nuts, single ball seat nuts, inner and outer ball seat nuts, and rim clamp nuts.
This document was reviewed at the September 10 meeting of thet Truck and Bus Subcommittee and it was voted to be presented for reaffirmation.