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Old 03-23-2008, 05:04 PM
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Try a long 5/16" bolt that has a smooth part below the head and cut the threaded part off or get a 5/16" solid rod. I just happened to have a long bolt laying around. Tap it into the tube to expand it and pull it out and you're good to go. It helps to use a flaring tool block to hold the tube.
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