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changing stainless ports to bronze?

Has anyone here ever thought about doing this? Not that I want to take on such a project! I'm just curious.
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Re: changing stainless ports to bronze?

I reckon most people go the other way..

You'd need to really like/want the look... and the added maintenance.
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