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    Headset question

    I read through past posts and wanted to confirm what the correct headset for the Goblin. BDF had listed two-

    FSA Orbit C-40
    NO.42/ACB

    I am a little confused, does one replace the other? or they the same, thanks.

    Also when stripping down my existing frame for warranty replacement i had a little trouble with lower bearing removal. After removing the fork i gently tapped the lower bearing from the headtube. The two seals came out along with loose bearings and the crown race. It was then i realized the bearings internal race was still in the headtube(i think). Can anyone confirm the lower bearing is a single complete unit?

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    The lower bearing is one piece (as is the top bearing), and should easily be removed. Mine came out with my fingers, no tools needed.
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    Your right, mine would not come out as a single unit. Part of the bearing was stuck in the head tube and when i tapped it from the inside it came apart with the bearings falling out of the cage. I got the replacement frame and realized how it was installed because it included a headset.

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    Hey Greenkeep - did you ever figure out which bearing set you needed? I only ask for records, in case I need to get a replacement in the future.
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    The FSA Orbit C-40-ACB fits both the current Goblin and HobGoblin.

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    Thank you Jeremy!
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