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Old 05-27-13, 07:48 PM
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Depending on the location of the crack heat sinks can be used to draw heat away from the joints. Heat sinks or dams can be wet rags, clay amongst other things. My concerns are more along the lines of the Alu alloy used, any anodizing present and how both effect the resulting weld. Andy.
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