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If you counter sink both sides of the hole about 1/3 deep, one of the grommets Marcus linked should work fine.
    
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If you counter sink both sides of the hole about 1/3 deep, one of the grommets Marcus linked should work fine.
I'll have try that, I think the grommets would look the best. Gonna order some of them now. Thanks!
    
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If you counter sink both sides of the hole about 1/3 deep, one of the grommets Marcus linked should work fine.
Hi, I'm having a hard time finding the right countersink for the job. I've got a hand countersink, but it'll be too small. The hole in the panel will have to be 26mm to accomodate the grommet.

Is there a countersink you could reccomend?
    
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The countersink would have been a good solution, but I found a place that does grommets for a 5mm panel. I've ordered some of those, should be here tomorrow so I can finally get this done!

http://www.grommets.co.uk/indexGromm...FQZrMAodCTVrYQ
    
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Just finished fitting the grommets, this is how it worked out:













I still need to go back and polish the inside of the holes, because there is a frosted band running across the middle of each grommet.

If anyone is looking for grommets for a 5mm Panel, and is having problems, I can sell you some of the ones I have spare, just send me a pm
    
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