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Old 06-15-21, 06:12 AM
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Originally Posted by unterhausen View Post
I am trying to imagine why you would need to weld it in the first place. Brazing would have been so much better, because it would be impossible to clean the original brazing out. That's probably a lot of the splatter. So it may not even be a solid weld. I guess when all you have is a welder ...
Ah I see what you mean-- it's probably a repair. Hence all the horrible black paint. The ends of the bridge tube are brazed. So the original joint (which probably was brazed) failed and someone repaired it with a weld.
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