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Old 10-29-2007, 01:56 AM   #1
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Default Need help with corny post

Can anyone tell me how to undo this star shaped keg post?
How do you break this down to clean?

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Old 10-29-2007, 02:00 AM   #2
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It's a regular 12-point.. the box end of a wrench fits as well as a deep 12-point socket.

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Old 10-29-2007, 02:06 AM   #3
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Would my local hardware store sell a deep 12 point socket or is that something I will need to find online?

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Old 10-29-2007, 02:09 AM   #4
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Craftsman ratchet.

In my case a 7/8" fits just right.

the star shapped lug can be fit by most ratchet sets.


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Old 10-29-2007, 02:19 AM   #5
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Would my local hardware store sell a deep 12 point socket or is that something I will need to find online?
Yes. They stock them at Ace (at least the one I frequent) but where out when I went. Could not find them (or a place for them) at the crap hole tool section at HD. Right out front and easy to find at the well stocked Lowe's.
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