How to Remove a Rivet?


The quickest and easiest way to remove a rivet is with a drill. Select a bit that is slightly larger than the rivet and gently drill down a little bit. Reverse the drill and the rivet will come out.
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1. Place the fabric that contains the rivet button on a flat, steady surface. Make sure you have enough space to work in, to avoid knocking something over with an enthusiastic elbow
1 Grind off as much of the rivet's head as possible with a grinder and grinding wheel. Take care not to grind into the metal around the rivet. Ad 2 Use a small punch and a hammer
drill it out with metal bit (1/8"1/4" Should come apart easily.most of the pops are aluminum nowadays.
You have to drill them out.Use a drill bit just a little bigger than the hole in the rivet.Drill it until the head of the rivet comes off.
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