I was doing a very simple mod for a user here on the boards. All I was supposed to do was widen the already existing silicone recess and remove the sticker lip. Easy peasy, right? Well, on the very last cut, my bit decided it REALLY liked pink FHZs and wanted to take a bigger bite! The bit ‘bit’ into the yoyo hard enough to dislodge it from the chuck! Here was the result:
Needless to say I was sick after seeing this! I found a seller on another board selling a NIP D=L FHZ (thanks for the tip cyclontzy!) and bought it to replace my screw up.
Well, now it seems I am the owner of a screwed up D=L FHZ! What to do, what to do? Oh, I know!
I decided to recess Born Crucial spacers in. Here’s a pic of the ‘damaged’ side after the recessing:
You can still see a little damage, but the spacers cover it up
I also decided to recess the center area a little more so that I could put a thin Duncan o-ring behind the BC spacer. A-la the Milk and 2% set up:
Just goes to show you that stuff happens! When life gives you http://static.squidoo.com/resize/squidoo_images/50/lens2305227_1227612932lemons-100.jpg just make http://images.creatureworld.net/items/pink_lemonade.png Pink Lemonade!