<VV> Hard Pedal, poor brakes.

Tony Underwood tony.underwood at cox.net
Sun Aug 1 11:55:52 EDT 2010

At 10:32 PM 7/30/2010, John Howell wrote:
>Yeah, well I don`t want to start anything like that but in my seventy years
>this is the first time I have ever heard brake lines called pipes, never
>seen that in any shop manual, parts catalog or any auto magazines and I read
>alot of them. I can imagine the look I would get if I go into a auto parts
>store and ask for a brake pipe ! I will try that tomorrow just to see what
>they say, ha.
>I understand your line of thinking with your list but other than lines and
>tubes the others are not even remotely used in reference to brake lines in
>the real world. I had the latest Eastwood Catalog opened to page 54 & 55
>where I was looking at the benders and brake related stuff and I was
>thinking of asking some of you to look at those pages and tell me how many
>times you see the word ` PIPE ' ?

If it's a UK automotive publication, all you see is "pipe".  They 
tend to call anything that fluid flows through a pipe regardless of size.


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