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Changes to How to Remove a Stripped Screw Introduction

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Stripped screws are a repair enthusiast's worst enemy. Try as you might, some screws just do not want to come out. Frustration takes over and before you know it, that once "+" shape has turned into a "O". Never fear; we've got your back. This guide will walk you through how to use a rotary tool to remove a stripped screw by cutting a small slit in the screw head, allowing you to remove the screw with a flathead screwdriver. [ … ] '''Always wear safety goggles when using a rotary tool to prevent injury from debris or sparks.'''