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 Post subject: Best 1" Headset?
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 11:06 am 
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Agree totally with mrfish...

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 1:35 pm 
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I have not found one headset or bb that is waterproof.
Sealed means not sealed from water they are sealed from dust but to a point.
You still need to service them.

They all end up the same way some sooner then the other.
You need to keep up with the grease if you do a lot of rain rides.

Or if they made some ceramic races and bearings you would not need to worry about rust.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 2:51 pm 
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Dura Ace 7410 headset is pretty nice, cartridge bearings but looking on ebay they are stupid expensive. With that being said I would go with a King.


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