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Old 12-17-2013, 07:28 PM   #1
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Has anyone drilled out standard 15" caps to install spinners? If so, any tips would be appreciated by this brand new member!
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Old 12-18-2013, 06:27 PM   #2
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Actually there were no 15"...I meant 14"
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Old 12-19-2013, 05:51 AM   #3
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Use the spinner to make a template out of stiff paper to get the holes spotted.
Straight edge and drafting compass would be helpful getting it centered.
Drill a small pilot hole first.
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OK...that all makes good sense. My caps have the large hole in the middle for the plastic pony insert. I assume there is sufficient space around the perimeter of this hole to drill and attach the spinner. I have seen caps made specifically for spinners that do not have the large center hole. Thanks.
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