Stripped Torx

Discussion in 'Dyna Models' started by hd4evr, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. hd4evr

    hd4evr Banned

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    Suggestions on how to remove a stripped Torx bolt from my derby cover. I got 4 loose and the last one is so tight I twisted the Torx trying to get it loose. I'm afraid I might have stripped it a little because the Torx "spun" in the bolt head. Help??
     
  2. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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  3. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    No problem, if we could just get people to look there first........:s
     
  4. hd4evr

    hd4evr Banned

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    Thanks for all the help guys! I finally just drilled the heads off the bolts and got them out.....took about 3 1/2 hrs. but it's done! I HATE Torx bolts!
     
  5. Bud White

    Bud White Well-Known Member Retired Moderators

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    Torx are fine as long as you use the right bit .. though i would prefer allen head myself
     
  6. glider

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    How many cases of beer does that include? :lolrolling
     
  7. hd4evr

    hd4evr Banned

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    Well, the actual drilling was about 1/2 hour, the REST was BEER TIME!!! :D
     
  8. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    OK...now the truth comes out:D