Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - powdercoating and lugged steel
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01-13-05, 02:17 PM
does the baking involved in powder coating affect the brazing in the lugs? anyone had a lugged steel frame powder coated?
No, the powder coating won't affect the brazing, but word from the pro frame builders is it covers a lot of the shoreline of the lugs and doesn't look nearly as nice as wet paint.
01-14-05, 01:41 PM
01-14-05, 09:00 PM
...t covers a lot of the shoreline of the lugs and doesn't look nearly as nice as wet paint.
Yup. Lug details will be lost and not as distinctive. A shame to lose the shoreline because you can't do any fine brush paint lines if you wanted that on your lugs.
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