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  1. Byyynik's Avatar
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    Jan 22, 2008, 3:05 PM - Keyslot help #1

    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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    Jan 22, 2008, 3:37 PM - Re: Keyslot help #2

    Jewelers files work great, but it takes a while.
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    Jan 22, 2008, 3:54 PM - Re: Keyslot help #3

    thanks i went out and bought a file set and it seems to be working.
  4. Wes is offline Wes
    Jan 22, 2008, 4:23 PM - Re: Keyslot help #4

    grind that wheel down to fit and then use small files.
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    Jan 22, 2008, 4:37 PM - Re: Keyslot help #5

    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.
  6. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Jan 22, 2008, 4:41 PM - Re: Keyslot help #6

    Quote 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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    Jan 22, 2008, 4:57 PM - Re: Keyslot help #7

    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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