[Bell Historians] Saffron Walden.

Richard Offen richard at 57LMaZGxkgAHlO6RZBYOvyHEGs_GrQn9aqL-dvgZGKbxjBY61yca67O53cBqhDqRfl9kcZ8SnMTZ.yahoo.invalid
Sat Apr 1 21:15:51 BST 2006

--- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com, "David Bryant" 
<davidbryant at ...> wrote:
> >the 'modern' tubular steel
> >stock which rust from the inside where the rust cannot
> >cannot be seen.  Has there been any incidence of these
> >tubular steel stocks collapsing due to internal rusting?
> I'm not aware of any - but they haven't been in use for that long. 
Like you, 
> I suspect that stocks collapsing due to internal rusting will be a 
> in future.
> David

Every example I have seen has been galvanized inside and out, so 
they'll probably last as long as most cast-iron stocks ...but as 
we've already been this way before, let's find something else to 
pontificate about!



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