Bicycle Mechanics - Anyone have a source for a 1" steer tube expansion plug?
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02-14-12, 08:26 PM
I'm not interested in a star nut, but an expansion plug for a one inch steer tube.
02-14-12, 08:34 PM
A bike shop can order one if they don't have it in stock. FSA makes one that's available through QBP, for example.
02-14-12, 08:42 PM
Profile Designs sells the "Gap Cap" that fits both 1" and 1-1/8" steerers: http://www.profile-design.com/profile-design/products/accessories/all-accessories/gap-cap-.html
I had an early version of it installed in the 1" Cr-Mo steerer of a Kestral EMS Pro fork until I determined exactly how short i wanted to cut it. It worked well.
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