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Old 11-01-2011
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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
I wouldn't try to install lag bolts of that size with a drill. A nice whopping big ratchet or other wrench, with the longest handle you can find, or a length of pipe added to exend the handle. Torque! Nothing beats it.
I tried that too.
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