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post #18 of Old 12-25-2012
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Re: Enlarging hole in hull

I echo the dremel recommendation. Have done this many times. Trace the circle and dremel out to the trace. A dremel is an incredibly precise tool. Far more precise, and less risky, than a hole saw IMO. I use hole saws to start fresh, but to just enlarge, I'd have this hole perfect in just a couple minutes. Easy peasy.

Like so much, it's really just a question of what makes you comfortable, and how you are willing to fail!

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Bainbridge Island, WA

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