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Old 02-24-2017, 08:17 AM
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Originally Posted by sbal0906 View Post
As Mel suggests, I used a Dremel with cut-off wheel but not right up to the line. Then, I finished it with the bench grinder.
Another caution; try using a belt sander instead of bench grinder. Grinding wheels and aluminum don't play well together.
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