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 Post subject: J P Weigle's
PostPosted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 5:07 am 
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Has anyone used J P Weigle's frame saver? I am planning on using it on a 1988 Miyata MTB. If you have used it, please share your experience and any tips for applying the stuff.

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Good thing to protect and preserve the Miyata! 1st because it is a great ride of course and 2nd because to inform future generations on how a proper bike has to be built.

Anyway, I did a lot with rust prevention. I not only treated my classic Saab, but also all my steel bikes with Mike Sander and/or Fluid Film.

Mike Sander is a bit more hassle to work with. It is grease that needs to be heated to 100°c, you need a compressor and professional spraygun BUT your bike will be save for at least the upcoming centuries.

FluidFilm AS-R is very easy to work with. It is a thick oily substance that comes in an Aerosol can and various nozzles are included or available. Still a great method.

I never used JP Weigle, because it is not available overhere.


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