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Old 04-01-2013, 02:12 PM
Greg Ellis Greg Ellis is offline
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Dan, I wish I could recall the exact drill size I used for this but I believe it was 11/32". Just as you said the 1/4" hole was very tight and required me to use a screwdriver to lever out the fastener. When I went to something a little larger than 5/16" I was able to get my hand behind the panel board and pop the spring clip out with ease. In other applications like a door panel you might want a tighter fit but in this case the larger hole worked out very well.
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