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Old 06-15-2010, 03:41 AM
nidyanazo nidyanazo is offline
Join Date: May 2010
Location: SoCal
Posts: 316
Default Re: Welding on Big box store bikes?

Originally Posted by Retmachinist View Post
The guy at the bike shop doesn't know what he is talking about. There is no heat treat to the cheap steel tubing they use on dept. store bikes. My only concern would be that you would blow holes in the thin steel tubing, and I mean "thin".

Been there, done that. lolz
Had to rebuild a little patch that burned through, but my bike is holding up great.
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