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Old 06 December 2013, 05:00   #1
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If I wanted a black A Frame is my only option, Aluminum which is power coated.
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Carbon Fibre would look cool? Nice and light as well.
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Carbon Fibre would look cool? Nice and light as well.
5 k for a proper carbon A frame and that's the cheapest I've heard about
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do you not want aluminium? if so why not?
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If I wanted a black A Frame is my only option, Aluminum which is power coated.
Why not powder coat a ss one?.... If it's polished you would need to have it bead blasted (or manually keyed using some form of abrasive paper) first though to assure adhesion of the powder.

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I have a Black A-Frame on 'Raptor' Standard RC Double Stainless Steel scoured up and Pro-Powder-Coated..looks Great and No problems..
Why anyone would want a Carbon Fibre instead of Metal is beyond me!..mind you ALOT the stuff they put on some foreign made RIB's is!!
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Maybe because an A frame made from carbon fibre would be roughly 80% lighter than that made of S/S of equal strength.
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Maybe because an A frame made from carbon fibre would be roughly 80% lighter than that made of S/S of equal strength.
Yeah and if you Bang into it with anything Harder than a Pillow it will Shatter..Great!
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5 k for a proper carbon A frame and that's the cheapest I've heard about
Another good reason to have one then!
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