[CR]Saddle finish

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Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 19:06:48 +0900
From: Dennis Young <mail@woodworkingboy.com>
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [CR]Saddle finish

Many of the older saddles, including the Brooks, seem to have some type of thin hard coating on them when they were/are new. It almost appears to be a lacquer of sorts....or possibly just a good buff job with polish that yields this? Does anyone know what gives this effect?

Dennis Young
Hotaka, Japan