Stayless trebles

Alan J.Birney fartwell2000 at y...
Thu May 13 19:16:22 BST 2004

--- In bellhistorians at, "jim phillips" <jim at p...> wrote
If your have sliders and curved stays, things are a
> little more time consuming but nothing that a wallpaper steamer 
connected to
> a plastic drainpipe wouldn't put right with the use of a couple of 
> Ash is a superb timber for steaming and bending. Remember the 
younger the
> Ash the better it will be for stays.

I would love to know more about how to shape stays and sliders 
using the equipment mentioned- it would come in very useful.


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