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Old 12-12-2008
dougklay dougklay is offline
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That sounds like it would work pretty well. Cut as a plug first, then hollow out the middle with Forstner bit (or regular bit if bolt head too small) to match bolt head size. I can then sand/round over the outside. The major hazard will probably being very slow with cutting to prevent shattering the small part.

Thanks! Will try it and post pics.
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