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Posted: 10/19/2003 12:11:04 PM EST
Try as I might, I can't seem to loosen the buttstock screw. The screw is starting to strip. Any ideas on ways to loosen it up? TIA
Link Posted: 10/19/2003 3:05:13 PM EST
Try Liquid Wrench, available at any auto supply store or Home Depot, or--even better--Kroil, though it's a little harder to find. It's not common for one to become so frozen but it does happen. Also, if you're using a standard screwdriver instead of a gunsmith screwdriver--parallel ground sides--try to find one or grind a regular screwdriver to fit the screw exactly and grind the sides parallel so it won't try to torque out of the slot.
Link Posted: 10/19/2003 6:15:39 PM EST
Thanks for the tips! I eventually got it, but it was virtually frozen solid.
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