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Hi guys, I recently acquire a buffalo forge post drill as a restoration project.

All the gears and such are in good condition only the drill shaft doesnt want to rotate, what do you guys suggest is the best thing i can do to knock it loose without breaking the cast frame?

Damian Stil

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Do you have a product called Kroil over there? I have used it to loosen a few stubborn things in the past. When I have something that needs a penetrant, I spray some Kroil on it every day or 2  for  as many times as it requires until it moves easily, I do not force it. Remove the excess when you take it apart.

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