[rec.autos.tech] Questions, questions! Was: corrosion protection

rsd@sei.cmu.edu (Richard S D'Ippolito) (06/14/89)

In article <3223@kitty.UUCP> larry@kitty.UUCP (Larry Lippman) writes:

=	And now you want to bolt magnesium blocks to the spare tire wells
=inside a trunk!  Tell me about how you propose to fasten the magnesium
=block to the body metal, the effect of drilling holes in the auto body,
=and about how you intend to deal with the problems attendant in maintaining
=that junction.  Then tell me about what will happen after the magnesium
=gets wet the first time, and a solid layer of magnesium oxide forms on its

Ask him to tell you how to put the magnesium out when the rear end catches
fire.  Go ahead Larry, ask him!

Ideas have consequences.                                    RSD@sei.cmu.edu
Richard Weaver