Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?

Mary Hart /
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> P D Wrote:

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> > Captain Janeway Wrote:

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> > Tried that, and yes too scared to trash a $60 carb if I can avoid it.

>

> OK . Here's a little more coddling : Cut a piece of wood ( hardwood is

> best ) the same radius as the carb throat . That's the curve you want

> the dent to end up looking like .

>

> Place the carb dented section of the throat in that cut out and secure

> it . Take the leftover piece of wood that you just cut out to make that

> curve and use it in the fashion of a mandrel . That requires the use of

> a hammer or possibly a C clamp .

>

> That^ should re-set the carb edge back to something very close to

> original without fear of pushing it too far .

Sarcasm aside, thank you pd

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  Fixing dent in carb opening?Topic by: Mary Hart Mary Hart 07/03/19 12:22AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Dan (high idle) Conway Dan (high idle) Conway 07/03/19 12:33AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: live ɘvil live ɘvil 07/03/19 01:29AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Chris Straub Chris Straub 07/03/19 02:18AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: pat splat pat splat 07/03/19 09:00AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Mary Hart Mary Hart 07/03/19 10:56AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: live ɘvil live ɘvil 07/03/19 10:32AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Marc Friedman Marc Friedman 07/03/19 12:35PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Saabsonettguy . Saabsonettguy . 07/04/19 07:51AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Mary Hart Mary Hart 07/04/19 01:20PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: P D P D 07/04/19 01:43PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Mary Hart Mary Hart 07/05/19 12:21AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: P D P D 07/05/19 08:25AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Mary Hart Mary Hart 07/05/19 10:26AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: P D P D 07/05/19 10:47AM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Daniel '' Daniel '' 07/04/19 07:10PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: live ɘvil live ɘvil 07/04/19 07:17PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Ryan . Ryan . 07/04/19 08:48PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Chris Carleton Chris Carleton 07/04/19 08:59PM
  Re: Fixing dent in carb opening?Re: Chris Carleton Chris Carleton 07/04/19 09:01PM
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