Headset help?

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Riggsy12
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Headset help?

Postby Riggsy12 » Wed Dec 26, 2012 20:33 pm

What is the cone shaped spacer looking thing acting as in this photo...

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Is it a spacer or a top bearing cover?

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smidsy
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Re: Headset help?

Postby smidsy » Wed Dec 26, 2012 22:13 pm

The shiny cone shaped thing (joining the blue frame) is the top portion of your headset.

The duller metal thing (beneath the black thing) with the turnings on it, is a spacer.

The black thing is your stem.

The blue thing is your bike frame.
Yellow is the new Black.

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Re: Headset help?

Postby nicklouse » Wed Dec 26, 2012 22:15 pm

Just a cover.

Have read of the info on Parktools.
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