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Hope Hed Doctor Headset Adjuster

Tired of re-tightening your headset? So are we. To combat this common problem we have produced an engineered solution. Two aluminium wedges simply pull together and expand inside any 1.1/8 steerer giving you a solid thread to pull the stem down. Sounds simple? It is. This is topped off with a laser engraved, anodised aluminium cap and aluminium bolt.

NOTE, Before use take apart and grease all if the internal threads and surfaces that have to slide against one another (NOT the surface that will touch the inside of the steerer!), failure to do this will make it feel tight before it is. This makes it tempting to tighten even more, this is a light weight alloy bolt, it will snap if over tightened. Grease threads and surfaces and it will be fine.

Hope Hed Doctor Headset Adjuster Specifications:

  • Expandable to 26.6mm
  • To fit 1.1/8 steerer tubes
  • Laser etched top cap
  • Weight: 29g

Buy Hope Hed Doctor Headset Adjusters from Chain Reaction Cycles, the world's largest online bicycle store.

  • Colour: Blue, Purple, Black, Silver, Red, Gunsmoke
  • Steerer Diameter: 1.1/8"
Rated 3.9 out of 5 by 152 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very good product After reading comments about this item I wasn't sure it would be a good choice, I read lots of people having problems fitting it. When I received the head doctor I tested to see if it would fit in my steerer tube and it seemed like it would not fit or would need to be hammered in, so I took the head doctor to pieces and loosened it and noticed you can squeeze it together by hand and it will then fit my headtube. A really good product in my opinion. 18 August 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Worth a Purchase Bought this as the easy alternative to setting a star nut with new forks. Well made, feels quality and is very easy to fit and adjust. I was worried that it might come lose too easily, they have so far proved unfounded over a few hundred miles of hills and jumps. 23 July 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Hope Technology, lives up to the name Still waiting to find a hope product that I find even slightly hard to use / not very good. Perfect replacement for a terrible starnut. 22 June 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by jolie produit hope Piece parfaite pour ajuster fourche potence cadre. Jolie travail de finition de hope et le système de serrage à était bien étudier pour ne plus bouger du tout dans l'axe de la fourche pour permettre une bonne compression entre chaque composant et du jeu de direction. 25 May 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very well engineered Nice solution for a headset adjuster particularly if you are setting up fork with an alloy or carbon steerer. Very light too with bespoke alloy adjuster bolt included. I used this on a Kinesis Carbon CX fork (just fitted the ID of the alloy steerer tube). 07 May 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product, my Pike steerer didn't like the o-ring though Simple and easy to use, and avoids the hassle of hammering starnuts in and worrying about whether they are concentric. The only downside was that I found the o-ring outer diameter to be slightly to large for my rockshox pike forks. It still went in and clamps correctly but the o-ring was damaged in the process. 11 April 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Star fangled Clanger I replaced the stem on my bike which must have had a fractionally higher stack height than the previous one. This must've over tightened the star-fangled nut and my stem began to loosen on a bike that loves speed and manuals! I replaced the nut easily in minutes and I've had no quibbles with this or any Hope product - genius! It stays tight too. 13 March 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Tres bon Super qualité, montage relativement simple et permet un ajustement précis. bien plus facile a retiré que les model standard. permet en plus d assurer l étanchéité de la vis du bouchon. 28 January 2014
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Is it carbon tube friendly ??

Forks with full carbon construction recommends special spiders. Can this one be used with it ?
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This item is not recommended to be used with carbon forks. We recommend the following one:
BBB PowerHead - Compressor Adjuster BAP03 (http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/...)
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This should be fine to use with a carbon steerer, I used one myself for 6 months with no issues!
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incompatibility issues with rockshox forks?

There seems to be a number of people mentioning that they are having issues with this and rockshox forks. Is this a known manufacturers issue or is this a simple case of people not necessarily installing it correctly?
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This 'Head Doctor' is fully compatible with RockShox 1 1/8" fork steerers.
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There are no compatibility issues, I have used this product with a number of RS models with no problems, the issue will most certainly be down to user error,
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