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PostPosted: Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:49 pm 
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From Classic Lightweights- Wheels for 1945-60s classic lightweights
"1. Dunlop “Special Lightweight.” The most common sporting rim of the sporting cyclists. Chrome-plated steel and prone to rust. Warning, whilst re-plating is possible, acids tend to get trapped within the voids and rust re-appears too soon, should you be thinking of going this route why not keep the original rust instead of having later non-period rust? 1945-1965"


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:14 pm 
Old School Hero

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Finished for now -


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 Post subject: Re: A S Gillott - 1951
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:28 am 
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Damn nice that, some simple gold decals might finish it off too?


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 Post subject: Re: A S Gillott - 1951
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:49 am 
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Simple and very nice indeed


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 Post subject: Re: A S Gillott - 1951
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:58 pm 
Old School Hero

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Spokesmann wrote:
Damn nice that, some simple gold decals might finish it off too?


Thanks.
Re decals - the existing paint is in poor shape and it may look a bit odd with new decals but it's something to consider.


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 Post subject: Re: A S Gillott - 1951
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:59 pm 
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biggs682 wrote:
Simple and very nice indeed


Thanks very much.


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