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Old 01-21-07, 12:39 AM   #1
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headset question

I have done my searches and still i am condfused. I needed to change my 1 inch treaded headset on my khs with a new hatta swan headset. I removed the race from the fork crown to realize that the original was a 26.4 and the one from the hatta was a 27.0. if i have read correctly

1. the hatta headset willl not fit since the cups are larger than my frame will allow. If i want to install i will need to bring the frame to a good bike shop to have them modify the headtube so it will fit the new cups?

2. if this is done what can be done a about the race for the fork? since the 27.0 on will not fit can i use a new 26.4 race with the hatta headset?

or should i just press the new cups in and use a new 26.4 race and call it a day?
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Old 01-21-07, 01:20 AM   #2
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You need to exchange for the Hatta Swan Model/Version 2, which is 26.4 mm.
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Old 01-21-07, 01:38 AM   #3
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v2 este iso og este jis jis este 27.0 just get a king they are better
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I would go with the exchange route. Less pain in the long run. BTW, are all 6 of these posts the same?

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Re: duplicate posts... The forum server crashed last night. So there are some duplicate postings scattered around.
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yeah sorry about that. kept on trying to post but site would always freeze up.

can't exchange i got it used
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