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Old 04-14-06, 06:58 AM
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The star nut/cap/bolt are just there to perload the headset. They don't give the steerer any rigidity. After looking at that link I can't see how that would do too much either. I'm sure it helps, but your steerer should be strong enough, plus it runs thru the frame/headset cups/stem which adds to the rigidity.
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