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last night I flipped my crosscheck upside down to take the wheels off so I could put some fat ritchey tires on and I hear this rattle. pull out the seatpost. nothing falls out. looked in the drain holes on the stays and there is a piece of steel floating around inside the non driveside seat stay. too big to come out the drain holes but too small not to move around. I can't think of a way to get it out. surly's closed up shop til the end of the month so they can ride in beerlin or I'd ask them. :confused:
 

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Here's an idea..

Fill all of your tubes with that Great Stuff™ crap. Not only will it affix the offending piece of metal in place, it will protect from rust and give your steed some emergency floatation capability.
 

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dodjy said:
Can you superglue it in place? Might add a little extra weight, but will take care of the noise. ;)

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might try that.I could probably wedge it into the bottom of the stay, near the drops, with a paperclip or something and drip some solder through the drain hole too.
 

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look here

I think you should listen to the sound very very very closely. That's the only way. Very very very closely. Closer. Closer. Listening listening. Closer. Listen. Ssshhhhhh.... listen.... (hear that?)
 
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