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Originally Posted by Lemond1985 View Post
FWIW, I used 4 rivnuts a couple years ago for water bottle mounts on my 531 Reynolds Raleigh Competition. At the time, I could not locate any decent quality clamps.

Unfortunately, the steel tubes make it difficult or impossible fit a to drill in certain spots, making the project a rather unpleasant PITA.
I drill a pilot hole with a 1/8th bit as close to center as i can then I enlarge the hole with a Dremel and a pionted carbide bit. That way you can adjust the hole position if the pilot hole is not centered.

If you can't find a M5 rivnut locally check E-bay
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