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Old 02-17-08, 10:21 AM   #1
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Threaded/threadless: same HT?

Is there a difference in headtubes for threaded VS nonthreaded headsets and steerer tubes of the same size? Can either system be swapped for the other in the same frame?
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As long as the size (usually 1" or 1-1/8") is the same and the headtube takes press-in headset cups, you can fit the frame with either a threaded or threadless headset at will and use the matching type of fork.
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