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    I know there are brake pistons made of phenolic...

    I know there are brake pistons made of phenolic plastic. I'm not familiar with how the parts are made but I suspect, because these are resins, they are not machined out of a solid piece.
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    My thinking was the same about corrosion vs....

    My thinking was the same about corrosion vs. overtorque. I have aluminum calipers on a Volvo also made by Brembo and no significant issues after many years in PNW. Also no issues reported on the...
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    During winter there is a lot of road salt that I...

    During winter there is a lot of road salt that I read is more aggressive than the sea salt due to high concentration.

    Yes, usually there is a coating, and actually originally there was black...
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    Temps can go quite hot. Using plastic is not easy...

    Temps can go quite hot. Using plastic is not easy due to the existing design that I cannot change. I can only change materials.
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    Yes, I did but there is very little wall material...

    Yes, I did but there is very little wall material around the nipple for drilling for an insert. Then there is the risk of the drilled hole not be axially aligned with the vale seat. Kind of too much...
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    Titanium or Stainless steel?

    Hi all,

    I have a question about material choice for a bleeding nipple going into aluminum. The existing one (zinced steel) is fused in the aluminum hole. Removing it strips the aluminum thread.
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