If I get another chair made by him I will mention that, but I've got a tell you it's no real issue with me. I agree that aesthetically it looks better when the pipe holds its form in the bends. Thanks for the information.

His aluminium chair isn't a box form frame and when ordering he told me that he had a couple break. Really just wanted something sturdy as I intend also to have a ZX1 when they become available.