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  1. #1
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    Cracked brake boss on RM Altitude T.O.

    Last year I bought an older ('98-99?) Rocky Mountain Altitude Team Only from a family friend. I rode it for a few months, put it in the basement for the (long Winnipeg) winter, and pulled it out today to find a crack in the rear brake boss. The LBS I called told me that it is probably repairable (the frame is steel), but that I'd have to find and contact a welder myself. Any suggestions on what to do?

    I tried to get a couple pictures of the crack, but the attached ones are the best I could get.
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    Suggestion: find and contact a welder.
    Somec is like the digital Zunow
    And this:

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    Unless you travel to Toronto regularly, I'd suggest Mike Truelove at MT Metal

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    True North, Dekerf and Steelwool offer frame repairing services in canada.

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