Keyslot help

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    Byyynik's Avatar
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    Keyslot help

    I am not sure what is the best way to cut out the keyslots in the back i have the squares cut but the slits are driving me crazy any advise. my drimmel's cutting wheel wont fit

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    Re: Keyslot help

    Jewelers files work great, but it takes a while.

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    Re: Keyslot help

    thanks i went out and bought a file set and it seems to be working.

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    Re: Keyslot help

    grind that wheel down to fit and then use small files.

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    Re: Keyslot help

    I use a small drill bit to make a series of holes in the thinner parts, then carefully drag the drill bit sideways to clear out most of the material.
    I finish with some small jewelers files.

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    Re: Keyslot help

    superjedi said: View Post
    I use a small drill bit to make a series of holes in the thinner parts, then carefully drag the drill bit sideways to clear out most of the material.
    I finish with some small jewelers files.
    That's exactly what I do...good call.

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    Re: Keyslot help

    Sweet thnx for the help guys not i need to work on my spray painting i seem to over spray and get drips down the helmet. i guess i need to sand and redo and just mist it till its done. I will post more picks on my helmet thread

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