Originally Posted by hardwaregrrl
+1. Widely available and cheaper than mineral. Shit, I'm surprised you didn't rub used motor oil on them. Do both sides
And the end grain, that is the part that will wick up the most liquid. and since it's exposed on the bike should be protected.
Show pixkchurs when you finish them,
Whats the story with all the brass hardware? I might have missed it, but are you going for some post apocalyptic meets steam punk funk? cause if you are, it's kind of working.