S&S Conversion Process
S&S Retrofit - Cut Locations Marked

Fixture locked to geometry of frame, coupler locations marked with tape

Coupler Conversion - Frame Cut

Frame cut in half

Coupler Conversion - Squaring Tube End in Mill

Squaring the cut ends in the milling machine

Coupler Conversion - Tube Sections Removed

Frame with correct lengths of tubing removed

Coupler Conversion - Installation Complete

Couplers brazed in place

Coupler Conversion - Downtube Coupler Close-Up

Down tube coupler

Coupler Conversion - Frame In Two Parts

Surly Cross Check ready for paint touch-up


S&S couplers - a very nice upgrade