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Old 02-12-21, 01:15 PM
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Stack of dimes brazing technique

I recently watched this interesting youtube video on fillet brazing technique for fabrication of a motorcycle frame;

His technique was to produce brazed joints that look a lot more like a TIG weld "stack of dimes" rather than smooth fillets Ive always seen used on bike frames. I would be curious get opinion on this brazing technique from some of you more knowledgeable framebuilders (DOUG!).
The guy in the video suggest that these "dime" joints are easier for him to produce than using smooth fillets. Might be that his technique is better suited to joining thicker moto frame tubes, not so applicable to thin bikes?
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