I'm in the process of resurrecting a 2008 Haro Mary SS I got of Craigslist for $125.00. I picked up a gently used Surly Stainless Steel 4 bolt 104 bcd x 32t Chain-ring for it @ $20.00 bux as well.
So now I need to find a crank-set that will allow me to use my chain-ring. I kinda put th ... Read More »
Why is it that most of the brake rotors I see that advertise the type of steel they use are stainless steel?
Stainless steel has the worst thermal conductivity of almost any metal except titanium alloy.
Aluminum is very good for thermal conductivity, but too soft to last, which is why shiman ... Read More »
NOS stainless steel Cook's Quality Products frame.One of only a few made.This also is supposed to have a stainless fork but I unfortunatly dont have it.The frame has never been completly built and has never been ridden.I had to throw some wheels,brakes and a headset on it just for measurements.
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I just finished building this rig up and got her a little dirty. I have been on titanium for nearly 20 years and I'm really liking the stiffness of the steel frame over the Ti and the weight is basically the same. This bike is going to have a long, hard life ahead of it. Just a few pics here.Read More »