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26" Carbon Forks with 1" steerer??? Were they made?

Old 09-13-18, 08:54 AM
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26" Carbon Forks with 1" steerer??? Were they made?

A buddy just got an old Cannondale 2004-5 non-suspension Badboy. He'd like to use it as a cycle wrenching learning platform. (He's restored motorcycles & cars) He has interest in swapping the front fork for a carbon fiber disk compatible unit. Were these ever available for 26"-ers and 1" steerers? If so, anyone know a current source?
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Might be inch and an eight.
2004/2005 seems likely.
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Originally Posted by blamester View Post
Might be inch and an eight.
2004/2005 seems likely.
Agree. This page seems to show a Badboy having 1-1/8" fork:
https://www.bicyclebluebook.com/sear....aspx?id=10321

Earlier models had a proprietary headset:
Headset: 1 1/2inch threadless Cannondale HeadShok SI
Good luck with that!
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Ok. Looks like it's 1-1/8. That changes everything.
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