Originally Posted by slipdrive44
is this becaue they are chinese cheap stuff?
I am planning on going to Ace to get some good ol' american steel.
Be careful what you buy at Ace. I was looking for some new studs, and the only metric allthread I could find was most likely not from the US. The container said it could come from like 5 or 6 different countries, including China. Though, probably still not as crappy as the kit hardware.