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Old 11-28-06, 12:54 PM
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Originally Posted by ajay677
Threadless headsets are easier/cheaper for manufacturers.

And in addition, they do not have to bear the cost in time, equipment and money to thread the steer tubes.

Straight gauge tube welded or bonded to the fork, stick it in a box and out the door. No "down time" to thread the tube.
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