My toaster has stopped working, and before trashing it I wanted to take
a quick peek inside just to be sure it isn't something really easy to
Unfortunately, like so many things now, it is held together with
'special' screw that don't match any of the types I've seen before.
The heads look a bit like a flower with six petals. Unlike e.g. Torx
the shape is NOT an indentation in the head, it sticks out. So
something like a very small socket is needed to undo them.
Does anyone know what these are called? As far as I can tell from the
pictures and descriptions they are not included in most anti-tamper bit
sets. The perfect search term for Google has escaped me so far!
Even better of course, does anyone in the Cambridge area have one I
could borrow for a day or so?
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