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What would be the best steel to pick for bolts fastening a luggage carrier (rack)?

The bolts are not taking any shear force (unless they are not done up properly). The fasters cause friction between the rack post and the frame. It is this friction that takes the shear force. The ...
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Challenge Seiran luggage rack image or blueprint

Based on page 4 of http://www.challengebikes.com/pdfs/bap/folder2009en.pdf the large-capacity rack offered was called a "voyager rack" and held four panniers. The lower pair seem similar ...
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