This is the finished part. Right now the original cracked setscrew is still working, but the day may come when the small piece between the cracks brea...
Step 5: Grind a slope
The hex nut will be welded to the setscrew so the domed end can be formed. It is necessary that there be an opening for a weld to be made. I ground the blunt end (not the end with the hex socket) of the setscrew off at about a 45 degree angle.
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