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Re: Where can I get a Brake Drum puller?

Subject: Re: Where can I get a Brake Drum puller?
From: Bud Krueger <>
Date: Tue, 03 Aug 1999 17:40:25 -0700

   I'd be happy to loan you mine.  It also works quite well on MGB rear drums.
If you're in the neighborhood (Plymouth, Mass.) drop on by.

Bud Krueger wrote:

> The young whippersnappers in the automotive part stores don't know what I'm
> talking about. But back in the days of front drum brakes, I remember
> something like a gear puller that attached to the drum studs and used a large
> screw to pull the drum loose by pushing against the axle. Last time I took
> the front drums off of the TD, it took hours of coaxing with a mallet to get
> them loose. I swore I'd never do it that way again. Well it's time for a
> brake job again.
> Is this puller available anymore? Is it the proper tool for the job? Should
> the drums be that difficult to remove in the first place?
> Bob Donahue (Still stuck in the '50s)
> 52 MGTD - under DIY restoration NEMGTR #11470
> 71 MGB   - AMGBA #96-12029, NAMGBR #7-3336

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