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PostPosted: Tue Jun 18, 2013 11:30 pm 
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I want to run a straight 1 1/8th steerer in a tapered head tube is there an adapter I can use please?

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 10:49 am 
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I think Hope sell a headset for that.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 12:29 pm 
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If they dont Im pretty sure Goldtec/BETD make an adaptor.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 12:38 pm 
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Thank you very much - I will have a look.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 12:48 pm 
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Several headset manufacturers make
Adapters/specific headsets for such a conversion. Tapered headsets are a strange beast - it makes for
A stronger steerer, but then a potentially weaker head tube instead.


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