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Drilling out tip of shaft pull

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#1 rynobucket


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Posted 20 February 2009 - 07:56 PM

I just got a shaft pull that I am prepping and as the last step drilled out the tip. When doing so, once I broke through the epoxy I still could not see through the shaft. Using an unbent paperclip I pushed through a clump of small graphite fibers (about the size of 1/8 of a cotton ball). I'm pretty sure I drilled straight being careful not to touch the graphite. Is this common to have a clump of fibers in the shaft. For what it's worth, it is a creation pull.

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Posted 20 February 2009 - 08:08 PM

It could be from the butt end when they trimmed it. As long as the "structural integrity" of the shaft is in tact...you should be just fine.
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