Re: [Classicrendezvous] Re: Frame tubing & chrome


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From: Philcycles@aol.com
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2000 00:25:41 EDT
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Re: Frame tubing & chrome
To: davebohm@azstarnet.com, moos@penn.com
CC: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 10/19/0 3:34:57 AM, davebohm@azstarnet.com writes:
>2. Whoa boy, are stainless lugs way harder to cut and shape than standard
>
>cast or pressed lugs. Can't tell you the reason exactly but stainless
>is
>
>always difficult to work with wheather your talking machining, jewelry
>work
>
>or bicycle building/jewelry work.
>
> Stainless steel is tough to work with because of it's high chromium content-at least 10% compared with .5% for the 41XX series steels. Phil Brown