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4x rivet gun

Unread post by RyanB » Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:40 am

Hi Guys

Does anyone have a 4x rivet gun and bucking bar that they would be willing to rent out for a few days?

Need to set the 3/16 rivets in my spar and need a big gun😄

Thank you
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Re: 4x rivet gun

Unread post by Chalkie » Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:19 pm

A 3 x rivet gun should do the job. I used a friend's hydraulic squeezer on the RV-6 spar. He gave me the metal structure for the squeezer but not the hydraulic pump and cylinder. If that will help you are welcome to PM.

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