Re: Re: 60 hp Johnson 1994 Broken Headbolt


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Posted by Graeme (137.94.11.222) on June 17, 2005 at 06:30:36:

In Reply to: Re: 60 hp Johnson 1994 Broken Headbolt posted by Mary on June 15, 2005 at 20:35:18:

If you are going to attempt to drill out a bolt that is in the head of anything, or even tap the center of it, I recommend making a jig that fits into the remaining bolt holes. The jig will feature a shaft a littel larger than the drill bit and will keep it centered over the part you are driling. That hole you drill has to be straight and I have seen people really mess this up and have to discard the head. Those bolts are really hard.
Graeme.


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