Re: [CR]Brazing 753

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From: "Jon Schaer" <jschaer@columbus.rr.com>
To: "CR" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR]Brazing 753
Date: Wed, 19 Jul 2006 18:26:14 -0400


At 06:15 AM 7/19/06 -0500, John Thompson wrote:
>Using brass requires higher temperature and thereby negates the
>advantage of the heat treatment. Use brass and all you have is a
>light-gauge 531 set. At this year's Cirque, Dave Moulton said that he always used brass for 753. Thought that his torch flame and brazing speed avoided overheating. I think he even said his sample passed with Reynolds.

Jon Schaer
Columbus, OH USA