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Dented top tube on a steel frame
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Hello! I was forwarded here from from Reddit, where I asked around about this dent I caused.

So long story short, I dropped this frame by accident on a sharp corner and it caused a smallish dent. I've been told that this is no concern on a steel frame, but I'd like to be 100% certain, if possible.

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#3
It will be fine, just another pro about steel. takes a beaten and keeps on going
There are two kinds of people in the world, "Those who help themselves to people, and those who help people!"
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#4
agreed, +1 for the steel frames. this dent is not a concern
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