tamper proof screws

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Old 12-29-03, 01:40 PM
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tamper proof screws

I hate to admit it, but 2 tamper proof screws are winning the fight to remove them. My dog chewed the new iron cord and I need to replace it. Should be easy except I cannot get past the screws. The screws are smooth on top except for two indentations on opposite ends. Think of it as a flat blade screw with the middle section filled in. The screws are set deep into a the pastic case preventing access for the vice grips. Any ideas?
 
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Old 12-29-03, 04:53 PM
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apiersma,

This place may be able to help.

http://www.tamperproof.com/products.html

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Manhattan Supply ( I think msc.com , but I'm not 100% sure ) also contains screw drivers and bits with the two dot pattern you mentioned. Make sure to order the proper size. Just like other screw drivers they come in sizes, a flat blade or Philips will accept the wrong size but the two dot screws require the correct size.
 
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Hi: apiersma

Might I suggest the diy store.

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Old 12-30-03, 07:34 AM
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Great info .. thanks

I found a link to:Lara tools

It, like the other sites mentioned above has security bits, but for some of them it also has a size chart so you can orde the exact size you need .Thanks again
 
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