Extracting the bolt bar

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Dave M
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Extracting the bolt bar

Post by Dave M » Sat Feb 08, 2020 3:33 am

I seem to have to remove the brass bolt bar from the heel quite a lot. And I like to leave it until fitting the heel cap to trim it to final length.

So a small hole drilled in the end which a woodscrew just grips helps a lot. I know, you probably all do but...
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Re: Extracting the bolt bar

Post by kiwigeo » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:05 am

Nice fix Dave. I generally trim the sides of the hole so the bolt bar is a comfortable but not tight fit....it should come out by gripping with fingers and a gentle pull. Maybe not an option if you have fat fingers :)
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