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Re: [mill_drill] Thread cleaner

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  • Druid Noibn
    Hi, Very good - thanks. Be well, DBN
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 28 3:05 PM
      Hi,

      Very good - thanks.

      Be well,
      DBN

      --- On Sun, 4/28/13, Jerry Durand <jdurand@...> wrote:

      > From: Jerry Durand <jdurand@...>
      > Subject: [mill_drill] Thread cleaner
      > To: mill_drill@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 5:28 PM
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      > I have a project what has a number of threaded
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      > DIY bottoming tap. :)
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      > Jerry Durand, Durand Interstellar, Inc.
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    • mn_metalbutcher
      That s a good tip worth remembering. Thanks!
      Message 2 of 4 , Apr 29 3:53 AM
        That's a good tip worth remembering. Thanks!


        --- In mill_drill@yahoogroups.com, Jerry Durand <jdurand@...> wrote:
        >
        > I have a project what has a number of threaded inserts in plastic. It
        > seems during assembly some of them got some glue in the threads. After
        > a short thinking session, I took a machine screw to the belt sander and
        > made the very end somewhat D shaped. Ran this into the inserts and
        > cleaned the glue right out of the threads.
        >
        > DIY bottoming tap. :)
        >
        > --
        > Jerry Durand, Durand Interstellar, Inc. www.interstellar.com
        > tel: +1 408 356-3886, USA toll free: 1 866 356-3886
        > Skype: jerrydurand
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