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Mail From: steve bridge <(email redacted)>

The guy I get POR from claims the stuff will tighten up a worn thread. He says
you should fill all the threads and tap to make them seal and snug up better.

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> To: (email redacted)
> Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 15:27:05 -0400
> Subject: Re: [6pack] POR on threads ((email redacted))
> I would never use a cordless drill with a tap. Taps are VERY hard, and
> cross thread and cut into the captive nuts easily, ruining them. You're
> also running the risk of breaking the (brittle) tap off in the nut.
> This is something that should be done manually with a tap handle, backing
> the tap out out a 1/4 turn occasionally to be sure there's nothing
> interfering with the threads.
> --Dave Waldorf
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