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what do i want to buy for drilling spot welds?

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im in new territory here and have no clue. i googled some stuff but its overwhelming. anyone have an idea of what i need? im not planning any serious bodywork. ill cut checks for that. i just need to remove some brackets from up in the nose to move stuff around and make some more room

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It will cut all round the spot weld without having to go thru two layers of metal.

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Use an 1/8" cutoff wheel and go at just where the welds are...

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I did a lot of welds with a hole cutter type bit, and some with a flat faced bit (mills away the metal). After Matt told me how he did it and trying out the technique, I knew it would have saved me shit loads of time for 99% of the spot welds I worked on.

Oh well. Don't make my mistake ;P.

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what's that Gem your pilioting ?

next beastie should be your 5 jamming up the apexes

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URL: http://www.bmwquebec.ca/gallery/browseimages.php?c=47

It is a very technical track. We organaized a driver school a few weeks ago. The track has very tight hairpins, a tons of elevation changes and is a real gem to drive. Not fast as you keep in 2nd and third gear but it requires a lot of car control. We were preparin g novices for the bigger and faster Mont-Tremblant (aka BAB7) event in August. The car is my 1983 Hartge H23.

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Better then any others I've tried. Or you can follow the same guys advice and grind them off.

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URL: http://www.2002tii-restoration.org/

I've tried various spot weld cutters, but more and more I too use either a cut-off wheel or a drill bit. It depends on the situation and whether or not I'm trying to save both pieces of metal. Basically, I just do whatever seems most appropriate to make the metal thin enough on one side of weld to gently seperate the the two pieces with a chisel.

Cheers,

Martin

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farting through silk, kid.

Wait'll you see whati've done now.

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