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A peek into common damage areas and causes to carbon cycle frames

A peek into common damage areas and causes to carbon cycle frames Did you know that most damage is caused by user error and not through crashes as you may think !We have compiled a list of common damage areas and causes for you to see what we deal with on a regular basis. Top Tube

Impact damage - handlebars spinning round Crush Damage - Bike stand clampsRear Stays

Chain suck Rear mech hanger failing Tyre rub Carbon drop outs - damaged or worn ImpactDown Tube

Impact damage - Stones, terrain, crash Crush Damage- roof rack clamp Bottle cages bosses ripping out

Repair or Replace?

RSSTranslate REPAIR OR REPLACE ?!? Safety is our number One Priority !BMC Carbon repair ONLY

This frame looked beyond repair and most insurance companies would replace this frame!

BUT STOP!!

Here at Carbon Bike Technics Ltd we managed to safely repair this frame and it is as strong if not stronger than it was before.

The customer on this occasion was not bothered about cosmetics and was happy to be able to ride it again so this frame was not painted.