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Old 12-18-06, 03:08 PM   #1
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Nipples?

I heard somewhere that if nipples were colored they had to be aluminum because brass can not be colored. Anyone know if this is correct?
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Old 12-18-06, 03:17 PM   #2
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probably. I've seen old school painted nipples on BMX bikes though. You can get black brass nipples now too.
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I heard somewhere that if nipples were colored they had to be aluminum because brass can not be colored. Anyone know if this is correct?
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not sure if it is correct, but i only ever see black or silver brass nipples
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I have two nipples

Actually, that is correct. The colored nips are anodized.
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