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Old 05-03-2012, 06:00 AM   #1
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Specialty item:

uses may be few & far between but maybe it's worth having?

Not mine, no affiliation,etc.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/350562319134...134%26_rdc%3D1
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Old 05-03-2012, 07:49 AM   #2
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Wow. I'm guessing those don't pop up for sale too often.
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Old 05-03-2012, 09:00 AM   #3
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Looks like the kind of item a repair shop should have--or better yet, a local ABC Airheads group might have on hand for any member who needs a frame check.

I would like to check one of my frames but I would be clueless what to do to adjust the frame even if it checks out tweaked.

Nice to see specialty parts popping up--and that seller claims to have quite a stash of them so he/she might well be worth watching.
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Old 05-03-2012, 12:55 PM   #4
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I've been wondering lately if the frames are built symetrically.
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Old 05-03-2012, 01:51 PM   #5
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Frames aren't usually used if they're bent, although I've seen individuals try to straighten twisted steering heads. The oval thin-walled tubing used doesn't seem to like being re-bent.IMHO, if your frame is suspected of being trash it probably is, and this jig just confirms it...

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Old 05-03-2012, 09:50 PM   #6
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Seems like a lot of money.
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Old 05-04-2012, 04:24 AM   #7
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I never buy from a salesman that yells at me.
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