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Posted: 9/8/2004 10:43:49 AM EST
[Last Edit: 9/8/2004 10:44:10 AM EST by bulletslap]
I am having a real bad week - I just broke off a 5mm tap in a trunnion, before I order my walton tap remover, is there anything else I should try ? The damn thing snap off flush, I can get it out with a punch or chisel.
Link Posted: 9/8/2004 3:23:23 PM EST
Im in the same boat.
Link Posted: 9/8/2004 4:31:28 PM EST
I got mine out by beating the shiznit out of the broken part with a punch then using a carbide bit in my faithful Dremmel!
I hope that mr. Dremmel really appreciates just how many rifles he has help build/fix over the years!!!

Cheers.
KILO OUT
Link Posted: 9/8/2004 4:45:04 PM EST
Well I brazed a lump on the tap, and them tried to braze a nut to the lump, instead I brazed the nut to the receiver. I was able to break it right off the receiver, tap still stuck. I guess it time for Dr. Dremel.
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