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bernard

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broken nipple
« on: 22:12, Sat 26 July 2008 »
Does anyone know a good way of getting a broken nipple out of a cailper??

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« Reply #1 on: 08:03, Sun 27 July 2008 »
The best way is to use a pillar drill & vice & drill slowly, you may get it out with an 'easy out' but prob not, its because one part is steel & the other alloy, they tend to react over time & then fuse together :(
Prob easier to get another caliper :(

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« Reply #2 on: 12:03, Sun 27 July 2008 »
yeah im just gonna buy a new one now as its
proper shagged now . :lol: