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Old 01-03-2011, 09:33 PM
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Originally Posted by recnepswilliams
also i read that the hex marks from honing are to hold a small amount of oil between the rings and the cylinder wall so i thought that if i were to scotch brite my cylinders it might help.
The crosshatch pattern you see in newish cylinders, is made to a specified angle based mostly on what type of rings being used. Not too sure a person with a scotchbrite pad can replicate it reliably.
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