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Re: Wire wheels

To: mgs@Autox.Team.Net
Subject: Re: Wire wheels
From: Rocky Frisco <>
Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2004 21:51:13 -0500
HoYo wrote:

> I set one out with the garbage a few weeks ago......
> Highly unusual for me to throw away ANYTHING , being part Scot...........and
> usually with a bit o' scotch in made excellent 'lawn art'
> however......should of saved it  and welded several together for an unique
> piece.............
>                                                          HoYo
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Barrie Robinson" <>
> To: <mgb-v8@Autox.Team.Net>; <mgs@Autox.Team.Net>
> Sent: Sunday, October 03, 2004 9:05 PM
> Subject: Wire wheels
>>I have five wire wheels that I am junking as even the postage would be 
> high 
>>for such useless bits.  They are okay for wheeling around but not good
>>enough for the road.  Rust got into the nipples and they will not
>>tighten.  Sent this out in case anyone had any ideas for them? - and I
> have not got a boat!!!!

Liquid Wrench will work miracles if you are patient and willing to 
dose them a few times. Then some sandblasting does the rest. I think 
it's fun to tune them. Wish you hadn't pitched them; I would have 
liked to play with them. If you're not in a hurry, there are cheaper 
shipping methods.

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