ThunderKeys profile image 69

How do I remove a small stripped screw?


I need to replace -a flat battery in one of my home alarm sensors. There is a cover which is screwed in holding the battery in place. There is a tiny screw here which has been very badly stripped, that I need to remove and reuse for the new battery. What is the step by step technique for removing this tiny soft-metaled screw?

 

sort by best latest

Wesman Todd Shaw profile image100

Wesman Todd Shaw says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
KawikaChann profile image88

KawikaChann says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
Rob Bell profile image76

Rob Bell says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
framistan profile image60

framistan says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
Timetothink profile image59

Timetothink says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
ThunderKeys profile image69

ThunderKeys says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
nightwork4 profile image59

nightwork4 says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment
profile image0

Giselle Maine says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

6 years ago
 |  Comment