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PostPosted: Thu Apr 22, 2010 10:46 pm 
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And if they`re really,really tight you can always get some chums to pull on the 12N and 12S wiring :lol: :lol: :lol: [/quote]


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bump for those who've not seen it.


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now I am picking up most metal vacuum cleaner old tubes that people throw away in the street :lol:

they make nice tubes to get leverage and the diameter allows to put a tool handle in it :idea: :wink:


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I just tried the tool in the vice method. The bench moved intead of the BB. No I will try LGF method instead.


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bm0p700f wrote:
I just tried the tool in the vice method. The bench moved intead of the BB. No I will try LGF method instead.


Put some penetrating oil in there as well if you can for a day or two to help.


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I thought the drive side unscrewed anti-clockwise and the non-drive was clockwise ??
I guess this explains why I can't get my bb out !


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If you don't have a long crank bolt, use a spare wheel QR to hold the BB Tool in place.


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I found the seat fixing bolt from many single-bolt seatposts does the job. Can't remember the exact bolt size, but I think its m8 or m10.


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 08, 2011 10:01 pm 
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Could put this thread in your profile writeup bit at the bottom LGF? :wink:


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mikeekim89 wrote:
Could put this thread in your profile writeup bit at the bottom LGF? :wink:


tis done.

Note: large moustache not obligatory but does add to the effect.


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