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 Post subject: 1" Ahead forks
PostPosted: Thu Sep 08, 2011 9:47 am 
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Anyone got some 1" forks for a head style headset?Nothing fancy just to get me up and running.
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I have used threaded with ahead without problem if you have that option.


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I did consider this but it might be difficult to find a threaded fork with a long enough steerer for ahead but I would definately use threaded if anyone has any.


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saw this on brighton gumtree..

1 inch threaded..maybe ok for you, maybe too short..

http://www.gumtree.com/p/for-sale/klein ... e/87470984


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i saw a few pairs of NOS threaded 1" cromo forks on ebay a few weeks back that had nice long steerers. Probably worth a search


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Thanks for the replies the klein forks look nice, not ure though. I'll kep my eye out for some others still.


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