Re: [CR]REYNOLDS 753


Example: Framebuilding

From: Philcycles@aol.com
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 00:10:54 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]REYNOLDS 753
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 4/4/04 7:56:43 PM, youngc@netreach.net writes:
>You could collect some shavings of the metal and have it analyzed to know
>what alloying materials are there and in what proportions. You'd probably
>need to do the same with a known sample of 753 and some other steels for
>comparison purposes. No doubt a frightfully expensive proposition unless
>you
>know of a graduate student in metallurgy with some time on their hands
>and
>ready access to some pretty fancy analytical equipment.

Wouldn't work. 753 is heat treated 531. Phil Brown Got plenty 531 in San rfael, Calif.