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OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:56 pm
by -B-
Last week I was diagnosed with Allergic Contact Dermatitis. Apparently contact to nickel, can be a cause. Got me wondering...

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:11 am
by red
Good question, I do not know. Hopefully not nickel as it's a nice knob to touch.

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2020 12:48 pm
by grogee
I have this but with steel/iron. The Puma knob is aluminium so we're ok. OEM I think it's anodised or painted, there is certainly a coating of some kind

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:32 pm
by st220kyle
red wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:11 am
Good question, I do not know. Hopefully not nickel as it's a nice knob to touch.
Like touching knobs do you? 😂😂😂

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:14 am
by CherryVimto
st220kyle wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:32 pm
red wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:11 am
Good question, I do not know. Hopefully not nickel as it's a nice knob to touch.
Like touching knobs do you? 😂😂😂
You should have seen the posts a few years back when someone said they would start polishing them for people.... :lol:

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2020 12:00 pm
by red
:lol:

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2020 1:54 pm
by Dal
CherryVimto wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:14 am
st220kyle wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:32 pm
red wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:11 am
Good question, I do not know. Hopefully not nickel as it's a nice knob to touch.
Like touching knobs do you? 😂😂😂
You should have seen the posts a few years back when someone said they would start polishing them for people.... :lol:
They look especially nice with a little bobble-hat on them too :-D

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2020 10:44 pm
by st220kyle
CherryVimto wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:14 am
st220kyle wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:32 pm
red wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:11 am
Good question, I do not know. Hopefully not nickel as it's a nice knob to touch.
Like touching knobs do you? 😂😂😂
You should have seen the posts a few years back when someone said they would start polishing them for people.... :lol:
Someone seriously turned up here offering to polish peoples knobs?!
😂😂😂

OE Alloy Gear Knob made from?

Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:18 am
by red
Yeah he was pro at putting the life back in to old knobs