Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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It's an integrated headset, so that part's easy. To identify the headset brand I'd need to see the top bearing cover since that's where most makers put their decals.
A decent local shop can also confirm the IH system so you know the pool of replacements to work from. That's determined by the exact internal dimensions of the frame's headtube. That would be hard to do from a photo, even if you lift out the bearing to show it.
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