Can I use a 1 1/8 bike fork on a 1 fork? ?
I bought a bike that doesn't have a suspension fork and I would like to use the one i
already own that way I don't have to buy a new one. Any chance I could swap out the
- Land Rider JerryLv 62 months ago
You can't stick a 1 1/8" tube into a 1" hole.Source(s): Motorized Bicycle Owner and Builder.
- OldHippieLv 72 months ago
You better make damn sure both forks have the same "offset" and length. Otherwise...you could be putting undue stress on the head-tube and crack it. And that crack will occur at the worst possible moment. Result: frame failure - crash & burn.