Soulcraft Repair

This was a lovely handmade Soulcraft frame, which had an unfortunate high-speed incident with a bench – the rider also lost a couple of teeth, but he was probably more upset about the damage to his bike!

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So I made a new headtube and downtube, and fillet brazed them in.

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Repainted, and it’s as good as new!

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Repairing a dented headtube

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Not a pretty sight – a lovely Rivendell-made Saluki frame with a big dent in the head tube. Fixed it with a special expanding tool inside the head tube and some careful hammering on the outside, now good as new without having to replace the tube.

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With a new paint job, it looks gorgeous:

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