Welding Repair Sportique Headset

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Tue Jan 06, 2015 10:04 pm

Anyone got any suggestions where I could get some ali welding repairs to this headset done and a rough idea of price?





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Tue Jan 06, 2015 10:29 pm

Looks very splayed at the bottom edge, is it a good fit on the forks?
I have just had to sort a nasty nammer out and scrapped the forks and headset in the end, beyond use and safety.
Any good alloy welder will be able to sort the cracks and tidying up, I use a local chap from the Troglodytes, rough price at mates rates about £50, but obviously a local scooter shop to you should have a contact locally.

The top rear shock mount looks like it is a misplaced Nam lash up with 2 nails inserted through it and bent over to hold the bush in place :shock:
Sadly a common practise :roll:


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