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Old 11-17-19, 08:35 PM
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Broke crank arm and it scratched off some paint on chainstay. Carbon looks fine

shoukd I do anything to protect the carbon especially since on bottom of chainstay near ground where can pick up road debris
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Id definitely seal it.
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Photos might help. I suppose stranger things can happen. Still its hard to believe that you managed to break a crank arm without doing damage to a carbon frame. Id be careful. You might want to get a professional opinion from a reliable mechanic.

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