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Old 03-07-09, 10:12 PM
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old gt fork on a new frame

i just got a new frame and im wondering what would happen if i put a 1993 gt fork on it, would anything bad happen? btw its a s&m laf frame.
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Old 03-07-09, 10:19 PM
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What are the sizes? Does everything fit?
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Old 03-07-09, 10:27 PM
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im not sure its a fork so.. i imagine it would fit
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Old 03-07-09, 10:30 PM
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I'm going to say no, the fork is more thank likely 1in and threaded and the new frame needs 1 1/8 in.
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Old 03-07-09, 10:31 PM
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im trying to find info on it right now, all i found was a 1995 gt 24" the fork was 1 1/8'
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Old 03-07-09, 10:34 PM
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i found it, theyre 1"
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Then it won't fit. Why would you ruin a LAF frame with a 1995 forks annyhow?

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im just curious
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