Finished Product » And here's the final product; two of my bikes with new top tube storage bosses. They work perfectly!
Recently, I've gotten a lot of questions as to how you might add top tube storage bosses to a bike that wasn't built with them. The answer is simple: Rivnuts! In this article I go through exactly how to use and install these beautiful little fasteners, and the video tutorial makes it very clear how the whole operation should go. Enjoy!
Rivnuts + Tools
Here's the business: all the shots of Rivnuts and the installation tools used for this mod. We've included some shots of Rivnuts installed onto a carbon sheet (and one of a squashed Rivnut installed onto nothing), so you can see what the underside will look like after you've done this to your own bike.
And here's the final product; two of my bikes with new top tube storage bosses. They work perfectly!