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stripped plug

Discussion in 'Meyer / Diamond Products Discussion' started by royallawn, Dec 20, 2012.

  1. royallawn

    royallawn Senior Member
    from kansas
    Messages: 156

    one of my guys stripped out the plug hole for one of the screans. now what? i've got a bolt in it now with o ring and working good but there is no filter screan in there now. any help or just use it?
     
  2. .5racer

    .5racer Senior Member
    Messages: 132

    where in Kansas ,ever heard of A HELICOIL ,Topeka here
     
  3. royallawn

    royallawn Senior Member
    from kansas
    Messages: 156

    Paola, close to you. yes i have. didn't think of it. i'll look into it.
     
  4. .5racer

    .5racer Senior Member
    Messages: 132

    Topeka here, if there is a machine shop near or do your self ,,mill out to achieve a bigger thread size or two, locktight a alum all tread insert or solid and retap and shoulder for o-ring seal
     
  5. Spool it up

    Spool it up Senior Member
    Messages: 912

    you'll need to flush it after re tapping . metal shavings will contaminate your pump