Old 01-13-21, 03:27 PM
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Originally Posted by CiscoKydd View Post
QUESTION: Is it possible to convert to cartridge bearings instead of caged bearings? Does it make sense to attempt this? Are there advantages or disadvantages?
yes. remove ALL parts of the headset, including the cups that are pressed into the frame and the crown race on the fork. purchase a headset with the correct SHIS measurements (look that up) for your frame and fork. install everything new.
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