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PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:13 pm 
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My tt bike use a 1" headset. Who makes a lightweight expander in 1"?

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:10 pm 
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Wouldn't mind an answer to this as well. I am rebuilding an older bike with a 1" fork.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 12:51 pm 
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I've been searching for ages and still haven't found anything decent...

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 2:34 pm 
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I believe J&L make an expander for a 1" fork as well.


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 10:32 pm 
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I did find the J & L expander on EBay. ordered!

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 2:36 am 
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Glad I could help!


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 7:03 am 
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Any reviews on the J&L expanders?

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 8:09 am 
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Wingnut wrote:
Any reviews on the J&L expanders?

I don't have experience with the expander, but all the other J&L products I have ordered have been good.
I ordered from this seller; fast shipping (to USA) and a very nice guy: J&L 1" expander.

There are a bunch of FSA on eBay, but I don't know the weight: FSA 1" expander.

Finally, this one by Ti Cycles looks very sturdy, but heavy at claimed 45g. The bolt could be replaced of course: Ti Cycles 1" expander.

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:55 pm 
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A little something showed up today from China. I won't be installling until next week but will give some feedback. The expander does seem pretty well made.

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:24 pm 
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Wingnut wrote:
Any reviews on the J&L expanders?


they work as well as the Extralite ones that they copy. no complaints.

i have one in the IndyFab bike. i have a lighter EE Cycle top cap in the Parlee and AX Vial Evo D.

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I just ordered one for my Merlin Extralight...

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:34 am 
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Can anyone recommend a light stem cap in 1"?

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2017 5:40 am 
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Juanmoretime wrote:
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A little something showed up today from China. I won't be installling until next week but will give some feedback. The expander does seem pretty well made.


I've installed mine...not too impressed so far, I had to really tighten mine to stop it spinning. I wouldn't be surprised if I see that sharp edge has marked or dug into my steerer either... :(

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I bought a 1 1/8" J&L for my Colnago C59 and it was too large for the fork.

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