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    You still at this. You want to get a man in mate

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    You can bring it round here if you like. PM if that works.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    You still at this. You want to get a man in mate




    Quote Originally Posted by Screwdriver View Post
    You can bring it round here if you like. PM if that works.
    Mate thanks for the offer. But............

    So today the father in law come round, hammered a larger torx into it and un did it..... took him 30 seconds, then fitted the quick shifter


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    Was mummy too busy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    You still at this. You want to get a man in mate
    Did your dad tut and shake his head whilst he did it ('kids of today' etc., 'don't know they're born etc. etc.)?

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    Default Re: Removing a rounded torx bolt

    Remind me again, this was all for a *quick* shifter?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Screwdriver View Post
    Was mummy too busy?
    she knows sod all about bikes

    Quote Originally Posted by dayglo jim View Post
    Did your dad tut and shake his head whilst he did it ('kids of today' etc., 'don't know they're born etc. etc.)?
    pretty much that , he has built and raced bikes his whole life.

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    Default Re: Removing a rounded torx bolt

    Its a dad's obligation to help out his grown up progeny with sage advice like this.

    I'll always remember my dad wandering into the garage after I'd been into an engine rebuild for a whole day and was knackered and swearing that the fecker wouldn't start, pointing out the ht leads were on wrong, and then wandering out.

    I'm looking forward to doing the same with mine....

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    I remember my mate working on his Elsinore 125 engine rebuild. His Dad walked into the garage to grab a beer and said if you knew what you was doing, that'd be done by now, and walked off laughin to himself. Amused me anyway...

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