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Old 01-15-2019, 05:30 PM
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Originally Posted by jfisher View Post
Major bummer tonight.

Step 4 of 38-03 calls for tapping 6-32 threads through the rear window into the rollbar. Going well until number 8 when I managed to snap off the tap. RRRR!

Not a happy camper. Been reading lots of google searches, but can't find anything that would work with plexi on top of aluminum.

The tap is broken flush with the top of the plexi about halfway down.

Couldn't find anything in the forums for broken taps. Anybody got any ideas??

I'm stuck.
Mine :



With the other tap's end, a 8-32 nut and three little bits of piano string:





and it came out slowly. (Don't forget some cutting oil)
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