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 Post subject: EZ Rudder Rivets
PostPosted: Mon Feb 06, 2017 12:01 am 
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Can anyone please give advise on how to use these rivets? They are tube rivets not pot rivets part number 50313301.
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 Post subject: Re: EZ Rudder Rivets
PostPosted: Mon Feb 06, 2017 3:16 pm 
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You need to flair the hollow end and then hammer flat. Use a rounded punch. I made one from a piece of rod stock and ground the end round. Used that to hammer on the hollow end to flair it. Then finish by hammering the edges flat.

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 Post subject: Re: EZ Rudder Rivets
PostPosted: Mon Feb 06, 2017 5:59 pm 
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Thanks Matt.
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