Plating is not what it was as it would take forever to get it thick enough to machine.By the vacuum deposition process or the electro coating. It could have been a collar heated and shrunk fit tight on the shaft. Or it could have been cast, but more likely it was brazed on which I believe would be the easiest and fastest way to do a repair.
Last edited by PTSideshow; 11-03-2007 at 02:55 PM.
Been there, probably broke it, doing that!
I am not a lawyer, and never played one on TV!
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