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Re: [oletrucks] Howdyaget an "Easy Out" Out?

To: Advdesign1@aol.com
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Howdyaget an "Easy Out" Out?
From: Grant Galbraith <trks@javanet.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Nov 1999 10:50:22 -0500

Advdesign1@aol.com wrote:

> In a message dated 11/26/99 3:21:30 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> Hudson29@aol.com writes:
> <<
>      I'm back to work today on the same broken bolt that stymied me several
>  weeks ago.... it looks like a metallic five pointed star
>  is imbedded in the broken bolt. It is very tough, and even the new Cobalt
>  drills won't touch it, >>
> The Walton Company makes tap extractors which are like easy outs but have
> extendable fingers that go into the flutes to unscrew the broken tap.   If
> you want to call me during working hours (NY EST) I'll get their number off
> the box.
> Bob ADler

 Hello Bob,
     I don't know what your luck has been with tap extractors but I have  never
had them work on small size taps such as 1/4 or 5/16. I don't think they would
grip a broken a broken easy out.


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