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    Chipped sb66c frame advice

    Can anybody put my mind at ease with a couple of chips/marks I have on my yeti sb66 carbon?
    The one mark looks like part of the laquer has been chipped off which is on the upper part of the stays and the other looks like a graze which is 1-2mm deep on the underside of the stays, sure I can see a fibre showing?
    Do I live with it or get it repaired asap?? The graze definatly looks worse in the photos then in flesh


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    I don't think it's a problem at all. If you're really concerned, take it to your LBS, however I would just find a matching epoxy and fill the gouges.
    You want to look for stress cracks radiating from the injury, which might become visible when under load. I don't see anything in the photos that would indicate that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by White Bear View Post
    I don't think it's a problem at all. If you're really concerned, take it to your LBS, however I would just find a matching epoxy and fill the gouges.
    You want to look for stress cracks radiating from the injury, which might become visible when under load. I don't see anything in the photos that would indicate that.
    Thanks white bear, for some reason the gouge mark looks way bigger and worse in the photos, i'll prob fill it or get it repaired professionally i recon

    thanks again

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    I covered mine with part of an inner tube and tape to hold it on.

    Neither of those are going to cause a problem.

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    I scraped my top tube over some rocks at low speed 2 months after getting the frame (right over the blue logo... damnit). It looks worse than yours, but it's a non-issue. It's not structural damage.. just looks like sh-t. I covered it up with some gorilla tape and rode on. Been a year now. You're fine.

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    Cheers, this is good to know! I bet you were gutted about the top
    tube:-(

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