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Old 05-25-11, 02:02 PM   #1
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Plugs for mid-blade fork eyelets?

I'm trying to find plastic or rubber plugs for mid-blade fork eyelets, for a Surly x-check fork. I've seen them come standard on forks with a full-bike purchase, but am having trouble finding any online for purchase. Anyone know of any?

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I would just grease some stainless bolts real good and use them.
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Not even sure why you need to plug the holes, but Bianchigirl has the answer.
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I would just grease some stainless bolts real good and use them.
Yep, the eyelets are threaded M5x.8, the same as waterbottle bosses, so get a couple of short bolts in that threading.
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