Scotch Brace Bit retention spring

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Forum topic by ChrisWilson posted 06-11-2013 07:52 AM 657 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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06-11-2013 07:52 AM

Topic tags/keywords: scotch brace bit retention chuck lever spring question


I have just acquired a scotch brace, on which the bit retention lever has no spring action. I can`t see any way of removing the lever to replace the spring. Any ideas would be welcome.

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#1 posted 06-11-2013 02:03 PM

Got a pic? Might be a small pin in there right where it pivots. It could be covered with finish or the ends might be ground smooth.

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