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Offline Wolftrail

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Alignment pin
« on: March 09, 2019, 06:57:57 PM »
I have a few alignment pins coming loose on the my take downs.   I'm using JB weld.  What glue are you using for the pin.

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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2019, 07:41:05 PM »
I use epoxy but, file a small groove in the pin to give  the epoxy something to hang on to.  Sometimes the wood in your wedge will take on moisture and swell gripping the pin very tightly. Periodic wax on the pins is a good practice too.

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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2019, 08:03:27 PM »
I’m with Jess !
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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2019, 08:23:00 PM »
I'm with Kenny
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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2019, 10:46:15 PM »
I am with Jess and Kenny.  :bigsmyl: I take a Q tip and apply petroleum jelly to the pin holes in the wedges. Lubes them and turns moisture away.
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Offline buddyb

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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2019, 11:16:32 PM »
I use MT-13 Epoxy and apply a little string wax to the pin holes.

Offline Wolftrail

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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2019, 12:07:43 PM »
Thx guys.

Offline T Folts

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Re: Alignment pin
« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2019, 11:50:23 AM »
I also clean them with acetone to remove any oil on them.
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