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Old 11-22-2012, 11:32 PM   #4
squish
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The way i understand it is that tin plated, or plated for that matter assuming it's plated with decent stuff
Stands up to environments that corrode much better then straight up brass, which starts to get dull fast.

This is why the bulk of connections on late model bikes are plated.
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