areas that aligned have been bonded.
The piece has been completely glued and fits very well.
This area was broken before the mishap, the baler twine that is wrapped around it has
been holding it in place for a few thousand miles.
The break has been gouged out and cut back in to acomadate a few stands of the baler
twine (cleaned with enamal thinner), for reinforcement, this seems like a much better
idea than the stainless welding rod used previously.
The twine will flex, the welding rod will most likely help to pull the glue off the