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Old 01-25-2012, 01:22 PM
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Wink Re: Cracks weldable on Pre war frame ?

Originally Posted by scotto- View Post
In this situation, brazing will fill the cracks and give it enough strength for the application. It looks as though the cracks were caused by someone pounding too large of bearing cup into the bottom bracket shell. This is only a high-stress area if you're standing on 181mm cranks and are a real hammerhead such as Lance Armstrong. Get the picture?

Weld away!

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