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Step 2: Drill & Thread Cap

Picture of Drill & Thread Cap
01B - Center Template.jpg
01C - Drill Cap.jpg
01D - Thread Cap.jpg
01E - Outcome.jpg
1. Lightly sand the bottom of the caps to even them out.
2. Center the template below the drill press bit.
3. Cover the cap with masking tape to prevent wandering.
4. Drill the cap with an appropriately sized bit at high speed, slowly push down.
5. With no power applied to the drill press, rotate the tap into the newly formed cap-hole.
 
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