Originally Posted by LettersFromFlyoverCountry
I want to start building an airplane again JUST so i can use old mandrels in a pull rivet.
This is one of those tips that's so obvious, I never thought of it.
Bob, you can't use old mandrels. You have to remove them from uninstalled rivets so that they still have the nub on the end.
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Last edited by rvbuilder2002 : 02-15-2015 at 10:31 AM.