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Old 05-10-2018, 06:49 PM
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Default Can't squeeze the 4-5 rivets on the 12iS seat backs

Greetings,

I've been scratching my head trying to orient my squeezer in order to successfully squeeze the 4-5 rivets on my seat backs. I'm using a 3" yoke from Cleaveland. In watching the videos on their website, I'm wondering if I need to get a flange nose yoke to make this work?

Any advice appreciated from those of you who have made it past this point.
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Old 05-10-2018, 06:55 PM
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If ya caint squeeze em-----drive em.
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Old 05-10-2018, 08:17 PM
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On some of the 4-5 rivets i have to squeeze them twice to get the leaverage. Once with the squeezer backed out a little, then once more with the squeezer in the final setting.
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Old 05-11-2018, 08:19 PM
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Get a pneumatic rivet gun and an offset ivet set to drive them.
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Old 05-12-2018, 03:13 AM
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