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Re: 14-01-2018 Battery Tender Connected
« Reply #25 on: October 13, 2019, 02:38:10 PM »
I tried a new Allen key from a set that Heather bought for her push bike and the reluctant bolt came out and was replaced. So the purpose bought tool was never used.

My family have given me a new pushbike for my big birthday and when I tried to raise the seat the metric Allen key seemed like it would round out the little bolt.  I'm sure everything on the bike would be metric, but I tried an imperial hex key and it fitted much better.
So for future reference, chaps, consider trying an imperial hex key if the metric key is a sloppy fit.  That will save "rounding out" the "hole".
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