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Old 05-22-14, 08:41 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by calstar View Post
Great looking Stumpy, not familiar with the Prestige cromo, do you know if it is db?
Prestige was one of Tange's best tubesets. Double butted, heat treated. Very strong steel, comparable to Reynolds 753, but easier to build with.

Tange tubing info.

"Compared with SL, Tange Prestige is more expensive and has superior metallurgical performance by dint of special heat treatment." -- Bruce Gordon
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