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Old 07-27-13, 11:07 PM
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I'm thinking the use of threaded headsets probably comes from the huge number already made and in stock. Further, there were/are are just a ton of generic cheap threaded forks made where the threadless versions tend to be a little more specialized so they cost more.
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