Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Ffld Cnty Connecticut
Bikes: Old Steelies I made, Old Cannondales
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Yes, it will get tight. Sounds like you're doing the right thing, but either you have a crappy tool, or the wrong size.
The 2 little holes are for installing & removing the self extractor if you ever need to for some reason.
Bikes: Old steel race bikes, old Cannondale race bikes, less old Cannondale race bike, crappy old mtn bike