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removing a cork from shaft

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#1 MarkRimell



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Posted 19 November 2012 - 04:05 AM


whats the best way of removing a cork from a shaft (used it for swing weighting)... the cork was just an interference fit.....  no glue used.

many thanks in advance

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 08:17 AM

Just an idea...

Take a piece of steel rod from the hardware store and grind the tip into a screwdriver/chisel type flat point.  Shove the rod into shaft and chuck up the end in a drill motor.  The point should tear up that cork in no time.
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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:05 AM

Tom Spargo at Spargo Golf has always drilled them out in whatever stuff of mine he's had to weight with powder. I'm guessing there's other ways but that would seem the easiest.
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Posted 19 November 2012 - 01:59 PM

I use one of those 48 inch drill bits from golfsmith, rips that suck right up, epoxied or not.
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