Re: [Classicrendezvous] Old gum hoods


Example: Framebuilding:Restoration

From: Bikerdaver@aol.com
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2000 23:02:20 EST
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Old gum hoods
To: bikehunt@pacbell.net, Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 11/8/00 7:47:04 PM PST, bikehunt@pacbell.net writes:
> Is there anything that can be applied to old, dry gum hoods that will help
> restore the pliable quality?
> John Dunn in Napa Valley
> John, don't quote me on this, but I think this topic was discussed in the group and should be in the archives(?). I was under the impression that the liquid latex that they use on tire sidewalls also works to some degree with dryed-out gum hoods. Cheers, Dave Anderson