Black Swan's Birdy Bolt Jr. is a specially designed closet bolt designed to make installations of toilet bowls easy. Each bag contains two solid brass bolts, two round washers, two open-end nuts and two plastic stand-up washers.
The Birdy Bolt Jr. - Brass bolt is different from a regular closet bolt because if this closet bolt is too long, the excess can be snapped off. No saw is needed. The Birdy Bolt Jr. bolt is different from the regular Birdy Bolt because there is no captive metal washer. The Birdy Bolt Jr. has a plastic washer which can help hold the closet bolt in an upright position.
Place bolt into position on flange with threaded portion up.
Apply Black Swan's Stay Soft Plumbers Putty and Black Swan's Swan Wax or Flange & Gasket to base of toilet bowl. Then, set the toilet down carefully over bolts so threaded portion of bolts correspond with holes in base of bowl.
Place loose washer on bolts and then apply hex nuts firmly but not so tight as to crack edge of bowl base.
Snap-off any remaining threaded portion of bolts above nuts. If desired, decorator cap can then be place over bolt and nuts.