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Old 05-16-07, 12:42 PM   #1
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B-17 Rail Thickness ?

Anyone know the thickness of the Brooks B-17 rails ? I looked, but couldn't find it.
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Old 05-16-07, 01:34 PM   #2
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whatever the standard rail thickness is, is what the brooks rails are.
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My quick and dirty caliper measurement indicates they are about 6.5mm or 1/4" thick, spaced ~42mm apart centre to centre.
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