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post #22 of Old 11-01-2011
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10" bolts with a hand drill in lead?

A good 1/2' electric with a low speed (500 rpm) and a lot of torque would be my choice. $500 or $600 where I am. Maybe you can rent it.

And if the plywood is wet all vbets are off - it should be removed and replaced with epoxy and roving to the same thickness.

As far as "especially when the builder says it will work" - remember the builder was the one who did it wrong to start with.

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