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 Post subject: cracked head tube?
PostPosted: Thu Oct 03, 2013 3:51 pm 
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can this be repaired or not

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 Post subject: Re: cracked head tube?
PostPosted: Thu Oct 03, 2013 7:38 pm 
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Umm yes and no

I have seen repairs where a crack is welded over, it ain't pretty but i works...for awhile and then the crack comes back.

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 Post subject: Re: cracked head tube?
PostPosted: Thu Oct 03, 2013 7:50 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: cracked head tube?
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 Post subject: Re: cracked head tube?
PostPosted: Thu Oct 03, 2013 11:22 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: cracked head tube?
PostPosted: Thu Oct 03, 2013 11:23 pm 
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"But the crack came back the very next day
the crack came back, it just wouldnt stay away..."

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