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Old 06-22-2011, 12:15 PM
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Default Re: what did you do to your motor bike today?

Originally Posted by happycheapskate View Post
What headset will you use?

I have read some interesting threads about installing 1 1/8" threadless forks on 1" threaded equipped bikes. Some used mixed headsets, some milled out the threads on a 1" steel headset till it fit a 1 1/8 steerer (wow) and used the threadless star-nut and cap system.

RST is the only co. I know of that makes new 1" threaded suspension forks that aren't total trash. They work but are not fancy at all, no damping etc, just springs and grease or oil.
i'm using a 1 1/8" threadless headset. it was a tight fit but it works until i can afford some actual triple tree forks from
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