Suggestions for how to remove a really tight SP spindle?

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by Noctiluxx

Hey guys,

I'm on my third Ti spindle having replaced the first two without an issue. Unfortunately the third one is really tight and impossible to remove. Any suggestions? Thanks!

PS: I tried some WD40 without any success.
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by bm0p700f

apply heat(it cant hurt) or plusgas. WD40 is useless

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