Re: Brake Hoses Redux.

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Rob Kirkham wrote:
Unfortunately, the water dunk was counter productive. In metals work, once its red hot you want it to cool slowly - fast cooling only hardens it up again.
This would be true for steel, Rob, but not for brass. If anything, cooling it quickly reduces oxidation during cool-down.

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