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used good shape, Carter powertube, non standard carter style valve retaining screw, wear on aluminum valve retaining screw and cup seal, lapco cup seal, 8x32 threads id=.199, .125 id for 3 base holes. Ight wear on larger od powertube collar.
The Valve retaining screw on this Carter powertube is 5/8 inches x 18 threads per inch (tpi). Standard nelson valve retaining screws are 9/16 inches x18 tpi.
Some newer carters may use valve retaining screws that are 5/8 inches by 20 tpi. And checkout this thread on mcb for more information on Carter Power Tube Valve Retaining Screws