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Source for headset spacers?(7 posts)

Source for headset spacers?mja
Jan 23, 2002 2:45 PM
Who makes decent carbon-fiber headset spacers without logos? (This rules out Profile Design.)
the logo comes offDog
Jan 23, 2002 3:19 PM
Colo Cyclist had the Profile. The logo wipes off with a little solvent very easily. I removed it from about 10 of them.

What solvent did you use?pmf1
Jan 24, 2002 5:19 AM
I tried to get the logo off mine and couldn't. I like how the ones in the catalogue pictures have no logos on them.
brake cleanerDog
Jan 24, 2002 6:33 AM
I keep automotive brake cleaner around for thorough degreasing (great on rims). A little squirt and the lettering wiped right off.

They put larger letters on the larger sizes, too. When a needed one, I just bought about 10, so I'd always have a size I needed. Got them all cleaned off in about 5 minutes.

Jan 24, 2002 10:06 AM
I'll give that a try. They look so tacky with the lettering on.
Yes, much thanks! (nm)mja
Jan 25, 2002 5:38 AM
re: Source for headset spacers?Charlie - Empire Cycle Craft
Jan 24, 2002 10:37 AM
Have you tried your LBS? This is becoming a pretty common part in reputable shops that handle road bikes. It might be easier to make a call or two than to dig through all the mail order catalogs.