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Torquing the band bolts

I'll admit it. When I put the egg together I guessed at the torque setting. My 1/2 drive torque wrench only goes down to 50 ft lbs. So I bought a new torque wrench that will measure the required 10 ft lbs. Wow. I'm lucky the dome didn't fall completely off-- I wasn't even close. I must admit though it's pretty scary watching those bolts bend that much. ---just food for thought for those like me who 'guessed' the torque setting!!
Aiken, SC


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