Mr. Pinball Tip:

In wood or plastic, self threading screws will become loose if they recut new threads each time you put a screw back in after working on some part. To make the screw hole last longer, when you first start the screw, turn it counter-clockwise with light pressure. It will make a slight pop inwards when you align with the old threads. Stop the counter-clockwise rotation and rotate clockwise from this point and the screw will follow the original threads that were cut. This will make the hole stay tight much longer.

Dwight Elvey

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