Re: Boiler Angst
- Thanks to those who responded. Several of you suggested that I should
not weld but put a threaded fitting in the lid. Wouldn't that still
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, ups474@a... wrote:
> Aluminum is a royal pain to weld and a total pain to clean (you
must use a
> vinegar and water 50/50 solution to clean it-no soap or it will
soak into the
> metal and ruin anything made in it). They also tend to coat
> in some sort of white grease (I don't know if it's animal or
> that is almost impossible to wash off. Other than that, it works.
> of welding, try using a threaded fitting arrangement.