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Old 05-08-2013, 07:59 PM
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Originally Posted by JimN View Post
I seriously doubt the petcock stripped the thread in the block- most of the time, petcocks have a brass body, specifically so it won't rust in place and the dissimilar metals prevents this.

If you know someone who has taps and dies, use the tap to clear out the thread in the hole and try it again. If the petcock is definitely stripped, buy a brass plug, rather than a petcock.
You beat me to it. You must be a fast typer.
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