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by johnstclarky
19 Oct 2020, 9:38am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Is my Dented Jamis Nova Sport aluminium Frame salvageable?
Replies: 19
Views: 676

Re: Is my Dented Jamis Nova Sport aluminium Frame salvageable?

Thanks guys - you’ve confirmed what I thought would be the most sensible approach but the longer I looked at it the more I thought “mayyyyy e...?” But yeah definitely not looking for stitches in my wounded knee or a face plant on the tarmac any time soon!

Salvage the parts and scrap the rest it is!
by johnstclarky
18 Oct 2020, 9:09pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Is my Dented Jamis Nova Sport aluminium Frame salvageable?
Replies: 19
Views: 676

Is my Dented Jamis Nova Sport aluminium Frame salvageable?

Hey everybody - I got given a very beaten up Jamis Nova Sport recently and have been eyeing it up as a good project frame to improve my bike building/maintenance skills. Only thing is there’s quite a large dent on the bottom tube of the frame which makes me doubt whether or not it’s worth it. I was ...