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 Posted: Wed Mar 5th, 2014 02:23 pm
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Jay Fontanella

Joined: Wed Jun 26th, 2013
Location: New York USA
Steve Stephens wrote: The gearboxes will all be painted black as original anyway so why sweat the material.  Oh, YOU won't paint it black?  I do like the aluminum gearbox that Paul make on my kidney as being a silvery metal per the original pot metal.
I agree. I think the aluminum is closest looking to the pot metal and will be painted anyway. I think its the way to go,  especially if it is easier to work with than other metals (maybe that helps keep the cost down as well)