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Old 06-17-18, 07:29 AM
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Originally Posted by Aubergine View Post
I have found Pivo stems with cracks. The problem can happen any time the split in the stem has a square end. If you drill it so that the split ends in a circle, it will be much less likely to crack.
Brilliant; "stop-drilling" an "intended crack"

Gonna do that with mine.
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