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Author Topic: Cabrio - Replacing Bearings, Shaft, and Seal Kit  (Read 1964 times)

Offline Nate1

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Re: Cabrio - Replacing Bearings, Shaft, and Seal Kit
« Reply #10 on: April 24, 2015, 06:31:39 PM »
Amazon review, lol... that awesome!
Care to share the link with us?
http://www.amazon.com/review/RPSTSAD0A4I4K/ref=cm_cr_rdp_perm

Sooo, you hit harder. :P
No, not harder, but smarter  ;)  I hit the shaft hard enough and often enough with a hammer to mushroom out the end of the shaft.  And it didn't budge at all.  But, with two taps of a sledge, the shaft literally falls out.  It required very little force.  Hitting harder didn't do a thing, yet hitting smarter - using the right tool for the job - made for an easy job.

I have one of these from Harbor Freight. Hasn't failed to knock the shaft out yet.
http://www.harborfreight.com/2-12-lb-hardwood-drilling-hammer-67816.html
That looks exactly like the one I used.

 

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