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Old 03-16-21, 05:45 PM
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Dylansbob 
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Originally Posted by GrayJay View Post
Water probably entered through a vent hole in the SS, then bike was hung upside down for extended amount of time and rusted internally. ....

Ahh, thank you. I knew it looked like frozen water damage, but I was confused at that area. Hadn't even thought of hanging upside down.

It's an early '50s Paramount track frame, so it is probably *worth* being repaired. Although it's also probably *worth* getting a full Waterford restoration.
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