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Old 04-10-13, 11:53 AM   #1
Deaf_n_1_Eye
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Triple Tree Help

Hi all,

I'm new to the forums and about to start the build for my first chopper style bike. I was looking through pics on Google to get some ideas for the type of triple trees I want to use and I came across this picture. i really like the clean look, but I'm a little stumped on how it works. How is the top of the head tube attached to the top plate of the triple tree? I get how the forks attach and I get that the head tube slides over a tube welded to the bottom plate, but how does it attach at the top? Any ideas would be appreciated!
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Old 04-11-13, 05:02 AM   #2
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It must be a threadless headset with the a nut on the bottom set for adjustments.
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Old 04-11-13, 12:28 PM   #3
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expect steerer tube screws in from the bottom..
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