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PostPosted: Tue Oct 16, 2012 6:42 pm 
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Hi,

I have a Cannondale Bad Boy 4 (2012) and since putting CX-tires on it, I'm getting more and more into riding the dirt.
So I want to buy a Lefty with 26" wheels.

But my head tude is 17cm high (See picture below)
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Would it fit?

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 16, 2012 7:44 pm 
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I have seen several badboys fitted with Lefty fork so it is doable - check them out on ebay.


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No, would say it doesn't work with that when the head tube is so long.

There are bad boys for Lefty/Fatty. So if you want one you need to change frame/bike.

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^^Agreed. That tall BB4 head tube will not accommodate a Lefty. Your current frame is designed for the travel only in your Solo fork.

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