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Old 10-18-10, 10:41 AM   #1
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head tube welding

Hello frame builders
I got an accident last winter on my bike and got head tube detached and top tube bended a little. Wanted to ask if it worth to fix it. Would it be expensive? What would be amount of work and time.

I like this frame a lot can't just throw it out
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Old 10-18-10, 10:50 AM   #2
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It's beyond toast.
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Old 10-18-10, 12:25 PM   #3
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Of course you can fix it, but it probably isn't economic. To do a proper job, the top and down tubes would have to be replaced.
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