Re: [CR]RE: Stuck stem


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From: "Diane Feldman" <feldmanbike@home.com>
To: "patrick bakke" <bakkepatrick@hotmail.com>, <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <F184RxKZMqA4dxfE9oh000008e5@hotmail.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]RE: Stuck stem
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 10:18:55 -0700


I've used Mark Bulgier's idea to take a stuck seatpost out but haven't tried
it on a stem yet.
DF


----- Original Message -----
From: patrick bakke
To: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Sent: Wednesday, August 29, 2001 10:03 AM
Subject: [CR]RE: Stuck stem



> Hello,
>
> Back in the shop days I had a stem that none of the above solutions would
> work for. I cut the stem off, hack sawed it into two pieces and it still
> would not come out! I took the fork to a machine shop and had to have them
> machine the stem form the fork. The results were very satisfactory. Given
> the toxic and corrosive powers of the customers sweat I would hate to be his
> chamois.
>
> Rick "Spending time in the Wasatch now" Bakke