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You were wrong in piercing? You do not have a screw corresponding to the ankle? Do not panic, all the mistakes are correcting!

Badly placed dowels: how to fix

Remove an ankle

Remove an ankle

The ankle does not come off? Screw a stud into it and shoot, causing a few jerks to enlarge the hole.
If that is not enough, remove the existing peg by drilling directly into it.

Screw smaller than the ankle

Screw smaller than the ankle

The peg placed on the wall is too big for the screw to use?
Insert inside a second peg of smaller diameter, corresponding to the dimensions of the screw.

Deformed and too wide ankle

Deformed and too wide ankle

The ankle is distorted? If its diameter is a bit too big, reduce it by inserting one or two matches.
The hole is narrowed accordingly and it is possible to insert a smaller screw.

Ankle smaller than previously drilled hole

Ankle smaller than previously drilled hole

Any partition

The ankle turns in its hole? To reduce its housing and allow it to be fastened, wrap it tightly in a drop of sandpaper (or cardboard) before putting it back in place.

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Full partition

If you have made a mistake in the diameter of the hole, you can also fill the cavity by pressing an ankle and ankle together.
A method to use only on solid walls, otherwise the ankle falls inside the partition!


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