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Old 03-24-2008, 08:00 PM   #15
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Hammer and center punch method

Success! I decided to try the hammer and center punch method before fabricating an airstream black hole wrench because I didn't have any angle iron lying around. The center punch method worked in this case. The black abs flange moved about an 1/8 inch with each tap of the hammer. So quite a few taps were require. Eventually the punch actually rounded out the taps in the flange. So I had to cut new tabs in the flange with a small hand saw. The black abs flange in this case had plastic threads.
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Old 06-10-2013, 06:41 PM   #16
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I have a 1988 Excella. Does the flange screw into the black water tank on that model as well?

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