What is the issue?Bolts and screws like most every fastening, have a tendency to seize up on boats due to the challenging sea going environment.
Why address this?A seized screw, bolt or nut can halt a project, cause frustration and cost money.
How to address this?Get a purchase on it the remaining head with a Vise Grip as presented in figure 1 and turn it out.
Clamping a Vise Grips very tightly onto the shaft is surprisingly effect and easy approach to this problem. If you can secure a purchase on the head the bolt or screw comes usually comes out.
With thanks to:Michael Harpur, Yacht Obsession.
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