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    First boat and first time in here,so bare with me, project boat 90 invader not to bad of shape needs repower engine out lag bolts rounded heads off any guide lines or trick for these ? And no there not spinning in the wood,any help and guidance don’t want to tear anything up.

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    not sure what motor you are dealing with - assuming an I/O

    however grind off the heads, pull the motor, then use vice-grips to get the remainder of the bolt out.
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      Ayuh,.... What Scott said,...... or weld big nuts on top or the rounded off bolt heads,......

      the heat might help break the rust free,....

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        Originally posted by Bondo View Post
        Ayuh,.... What Scott said,...... or weld big nuts on top or the rounded off bolt heads,......

        the heat might help break the rust free,....
        or set the oil in the bilge on fire....
        Cheesehead boating the Gulf Coast of FLA 27.51° N, 82.53° W

        1988 Cruisers Rogue 2420 -VP 290 DP now powered by custom 468 - https://forums.iboats.com/forum/owner...988-rogue-2420

        Past Boats
        1970 Wooster Hellion - Merc 9.8
        2002 SeaRay 190BR - 5.0 - A1G2 - "Cheeseheads in Paradise"
        1984 Avanti 170DLI -3.0 stringer- "Ship Happens"

        What’s behind you doesn’t matter.Enzo Ferrari

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