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Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

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Unread 12-13-2012, 03:18 PM
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Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

There are drill bits made that will drill the head off ,,,,i,ve done just that and did not hurt the stock..
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    Unread 12-13-2012, 03:46 PM
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

    did you have to put it in a drill press?
    I found an old bolt extractor kit that I forgot I had so I'm going to give that a try, then I'll resort to drilling it.
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

    Yes my drill press had a vise jig on the base so it held the rifle perfectly..
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

    Not all extractors are designed equal, I had some old extractors that ended throwing away because it made it worst ... no drill, press, or vise required ... $20 will spent
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

    Use a TORX bit, one size larger than the allen size.

    By using the TORX bit, this is the same philosophy as "flank drive" wrenches/sockets.
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    Unread 12-13-2012, 07:06 PM
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

    Tried the torx and no luck. I think I'll go with the Grabit. My old set of extractors didn't have the right size so I'm still looking at drilling it one way or another.
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    Re: Unable to remove stock. Any ideas?

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    Originally Posted by tylerbailey1 View Post
    Tried the torx and no luck. I think I'll go with the Grabit. My old set of extractors didn't have the right size so I'm still looking at drilling it one way or another.
    Did you go UP one size?
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