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Old 10-07-2017, 03:45 PM  
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to bad, you might have learned something

needle nose plyers will not reach the cartridge, and even it it did
you can not open the plyers because they are inside a brass tube
the ONLY way to remove the broken piece is to drill and tap then pull


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65yrs. ago I learned to never use sharp edged tools that could damage milled metal surfaces.


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Then i guess you have no skills, if you cant drill a 1/4'' hole into a plastic cartridge
inside a 1'' hole
simple, 1st year apprentice stuff
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What do you think I inserted the easy-out into?
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And when your easy out fails to work?
which is 50% of the time
you just go home defeated?

when you get to this level, you split and remove.
this takes skill, patience and confidence
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Speak for yourself, that may be your average and your solution, but not mine.
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Speak for yourself, that may be your average and your solution, but not mine.
You have not given any solution at all for a broken cartridge
you have hinted at using an easy out, but said you are inept at drilling the cartridge for the easy out to fit into.
so far you have contributed nothing to the conversation but criticism
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You, of coarse, can supply a beck quote for substantiating this;" but said you are inept at drilling the cartridge for the easy out to fit into."

And while you a paging thru the thread, take a look at post #6, which post #14 should have led you to, had you at all been interested.

so far you have contributed nothing to the conversation but criticism

If, and it has yet to happen, then easy-out fails, I drill a 7/16" hole and insert a snap ring plier, and with a slight maneuver, out it comes, with no damage to the milled surface.


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