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You may have seen at the recent UCI Road Cycling World Championships how a rider in the junior race تداول الفوركس الآلي crashed due to a broken fork steerer tube.

Not much information has been released of the cause, however it has been suggested that the bike may have been opzioni digitali strategia infallibile damaged due to coming off the team car during the TT.

See the article at: http://velonews.competitor.com/2015/09/news/broken-steerer-at-worlds-likely-due-to-prior-crash_386664.

 

We see see lots of forks with damage to the steerer when performing our carbon bike assessments, almost http://vitm.com/i6l88I-6M4U5uV0C4W8N7_7f8Y5z 8025/ 2 out of 3 forks we scan has a fault or some form of damage.

Sometimes the damage is visible such as a crack due to here overtightening of the stem or the http://shortcreek.us/?enfiors=best-dating-profile-writers&c41=96 incorrect fit of the compression plug.

In other cases the damage only shows up in the enter site Ultrasound scan, such as a delamination from an overload or porosity/voids during manufacture.
opzioni binarie vincere sempre Incorrect cutting of the steerer when fitting the fork can also cause a delamination which may then grow over time.
In some cases the manufacturer has become aware of the production fault and hombres solteros de 50 aГ±os venezuela recalled the fork, we have a link to the recall pages here.

Either way, this damage can cause a sudden failure, posibly resulting in test serious injury.

 

fork steerer delamination

The photo shows a fork that showed source no visual signs of damage, however the area marked in yellow was delaminated, severely limiting its structural capacity.

 

We recommend regular inspection of this critical area, and the use of see url torque wrenches during assembly. If your bike has been involved in a crash or impact, such as on the car roof rack, we can assess the bike for any signs of damage with our Ultrasound scan.

In most cases fork steerer damage can be repaired making the fork fully functional and safe again.

If you have any doubts over the safety of you bike get it checked out