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General Chat Thread, Strange tool name needed... in General; Hi all, We've lost this bit that we need to get some of our projectors security bars off... (urgently need ...
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    Strange tool name needed...

    Hi all,

    We've lost this bit that we need to get some of our projectors security bars off... (urgently need to replace lamp).

    It's a bit that fits on the end of a magnetic screwdriver that's cylindrical in shape, about inch and a half in diameter / 1cm deep.

    anyone know what this bit is called?

    much appreciated.

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    it is like a star drive

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    Do you mean Security Torx?

    Strange tool name needed...-1458f.jpg I'm sure CPC sell these..

    Michael

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    no, i know what they are... it's like a cylinder (size mentioned above) on a disc which inserts into a megnetic screwdriver like any other bit (philips/flat/socket etc...)

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    I might draw a picture of it....

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    Sounds like a key lock - in which case you are out of luck

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    Perhaps a photo of the security bar or a drawing of the device

    Quote Originally Posted by round2it View Post
    it is like a star drive
    Warp core

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    Or perhaps "System Zero"; no, scrub that, not an inch and a half... Not seen ANYTHING that size before!

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    Strange tool name needed...-bit.png

    does this help?!

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    So kind of like a lock nut for a car mag wheel, do you know the brand of the security bracket?

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    Strange tool name needed...-img_0032-1-.jpg

    That?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    Perhaps a photo of the security bar or a drawing of the device



    Warp core
    lol

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    :-( We have , but we only have one. We had to get one off the installers at the time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve21 View Post
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    That?

    Steve
    yes that's it i'm sure! You know the name or where I can get one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeyez View Post
    :-( We have , but we only have one. We had to get one off the installers at the time.
    Any markings or a shot right down the barrel as it were to see how it works, it might be replicatable by their DT people if they have them.

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