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What size drill bit do I need to get a gas jet to a #63 size?

Converting ironer from natural to LP gas

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Lp is a smaller hole so no drilling,you can get a convertion kit.

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You may not be able to get a convesion kit. I tnat case you may need to fill the holes and the redrill them to the correct size. Silver Solder is a good filler. Sorry I cannot help you with the size of drill bit. I would suggest you find one which matches the original hole and then work out the closest you can find which is roughly 45% of the diameter of the original for LPG.

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