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Old January 26th, 2012, 07:17 PM   #126
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Made it down to the foundry this afternoon. Unfortunately, Fred was unsuccessful at casting the hood ornament from the original pattern I brought him. Lettering was too tight and there was some die-lock in the cog teeth...

The good news is that the second pattern that I brought him today fixed all of those problems. He should have the first cast prototype next week and then we can get down to the economics of making a small production run.

Stay tuned....
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