Originally Posted by jko
Here are my Meermin semi brogues on the New Rey last (UK 8) next to my Lowndes on the 348 last (UK 7.5):
Even though the New Rey is a half size bigger it's still 1-2 mm shorter...
Originally Posted by NOBD
Use pliers to hold the "keeper" of the screw? (Sorry, my hardware lingo is below par.)
OK, I couldn't quite get a grip on it but maybe with some finer nosed pliers. I'll let you...