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seems no different than the Pro Grabit Extractor Kit. Not sure if I wanna give this a second shot though. My screws are pretty f'd up. Well at least 1 REALLY is.
Ugh, should have read your first post more carefully.
    
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Was using the extractor kit pretty simple for you? How far in did you drill? Until the Bit got stuck? Heh
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i have a idea go to a workshop (maybe they have a good tool) and let the professional unscrew it?
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Possibly.

Nice avatar btw Veblen. Mad Men is an amazing series.
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post #25 of 42
Use a metal file to put a groove back into the screwheads, then unscrew using screwdriver? Use eyeglass screwdriver if you have to (i.e. if you can only put a very thin groove in)?

Did someone already suggest this?
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Not yet Seward. Where can I find a Metal Filer, and have you tried this?
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post #27 of 42
I used a drill piece that was slightly smaller then the screw head. I drilled the head off the screw that allowed me to lift the ram plate off with ease. Used pliers to get the rest of the screw from the plate.
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post #28 of 42
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Was using the extractor kit pretty simple for you? How far in did you drill? Until the Bit got stuck? Heh
It was pretty straightforward. I applied firm downward pressure and made sure the edges of the bit stuck to the screw before turning the screwdriver real slowly while maintaining downward pressure.

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Nice avatar btw Veblen. Mad Men is an amazing series.
Indeed! I cannot believe AMC delayed it. Instead, they give us The Killing, which went downhill after the first two episodes, at least for me.
    
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post #29 of 42
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How far down did you Drill? I've been trying this, and i'm getting nowhere. Nice avatar as well. Susan Coffey is one beautiful woman.
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post #30 of 42
Why can no one on this forum drill out a stripped screw? Honestly easiest thing in the world.

Get a small bit drill off the head, its the only thing holding it down. I did it with both my 470's.
    
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