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by Grumps
19 Dec 2013, 12:10pm
Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
Topic: Do you get 'experts' telling you what to do?
Replies: 54
Views: 156372

Re: Do you get 'experts' telling you what to do?

OP said he adjusted the seat. Not from North Devon then. Every time, without fail I see a school training group around here lots of kids are riding kipper footed with the saddle too low. Makes me want to approach the instructors and ask about standards but I wouldn't want to interrupt someone trying...
by Grumps
19 Dec 2013, 9:36am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: extending the steerer by welding a new one
Replies: 27
Views: 3161

Re: extending the steerer by welding a new one

Not sure about the Chrome-alloy ones but Bob Jackson replaces steerer for around 50 quid. They will also make brand new forks at 135. All plus paint. http://www.bobjacksoncycles.co.uk/repairs_pl.php Although I notice the VAT rate is at 17.5%, so that page is somewhat old, should be a rough starting ...