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Asked 6/4/2008

How can you fix bent fork

How can you fix bent fork

 
 
 
 
 
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Answer 1/3 - Submitted 11/26/2009

Dont think you can once it is bent it is weak so at anytime you may lose your load and have a real bad accident ..best to replace and it will make osha happy...lol

 
 

Answer 2/3 - Submitted 12/2/2009

You would need to find a machine shop locally that can repair the fork and re-certify it. Depending on the dimensions of the fork and how it mounts , hook or shaft?, but most likely it will be cheaper to just replace both forks, safety is the main factor here, my guess is that if you were able to bend the fork it is time to replace them anyway. Worn forks also reduce your capacity.There is no cheap fix for this one.

 
 

Answer 3/3 - Submitted 9/11/2010

Replace the fork

 
 
 
 
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