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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 2:31 pm 
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Does anyone knows is it work on canyon fork ?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Bike-Bicycl ... 6495235%26

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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 3:04 pm 
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Would you want to use a star nut on a carbon steerer though?


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 3:26 pm 
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mattyb95 wrote:
Would you want to use a star nut on a carbon steerer though?


hi, i dont know its work or not thats why i ask.It cant work on carbon fork ?

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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 3:56 pm 
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I could be wrong but usually star nuts are used on metal steerer tubes where scratching them doesn't matter but you use expanding bungs with carbon steerers as they won't scratch the carbon and risk introducing stress risers.

Size wise it should work but not sure you'd want it for a carbon steerer on a Canyon fork.


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:04 pm 
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you're correct matty, dont use this on a carbon steerer tube.


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:11 pm 
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Thx matty !Can you recommended me what kind of nuts can use on my carbon fork ?thx

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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:46 pm 
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http://fairwheelbikes.com/extralite-ult ... -p-29.html this seems to be most peoples choice as of lately for carbon steerers


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 5:00 pm 
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hubert222 wrote:
Does anyone knows is it work on canyon fork ?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Bike-Bicycl ... 6495235%26" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;



you can get expanders just about anywhere - just keep in mind is it a 1 1/4 (CF SLX) or 1 1/8 (Aeroad) fork ?


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 5:08 pm 
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This one is a little heavier, but really grips the inside of the steerer tube well and gives a lot of support against the clamping forces of the stem.
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Rick wrote:
This one is a little heavier, but really grips the inside of the steerer tube well and gives a lot of support against the clamping forces of the stem.
Deda Spadca:
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hi, is it for 1 1/4 fork ?thx

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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 6:05 pm 
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hubert222 wrote:
Rick wrote:
This one is a little heavier, but really grips the inside of the steerer tube well and gives a lot of support against the clamping forces of the stem.
Deda Spadca:
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hi, is it for 1 1/4 fork ?thx



you've got to a bit of the work yourselves.........


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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 4:16 am 
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GT56 wrote:
hubert222 wrote:
Rick wrote:
This one is a little heavier, but really grips the inside of the steerer tube well and gives a lot of support against the clamping forces of the stem.
Deda Spadca:
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hi, is it for 1 1/4 fork ?thx



you've got to a bit of the work yourselves.........


Hi looks like the size is 1 1/8. how to make is bigger to 1 1/4?

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