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Old 10-06-15, 12:53 AM
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2nd broken frame

Hello,

I have broken my second frame this year. The first one was a old steel frame and now a colossi cheeko.
They both broke at almost the same point


Does someone have an idea why would this happen and what frame would be a solution?

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Old 10-06-15, 05:37 AM
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What year is that Colossi?

It's a tig-welded frame. If you get a tig weld wrong, stuff like this happens. I think you may just be unlucky.
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Old 10-06-15, 06:16 AM
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stick to steel frames, so they flex instead of cracking under pressure!
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Are you a heavy rider? Do you unweight/lighten as you pass over ruts? Are you curb jumping or something? That's a strange coincidence, to say the least.
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