There are no bends, cracks, dints , and no rub around the down tube from the headset. Nickel is original non molested and very finely pitted in places but not excessively. All in all an excellent original stem for it's age, 2 nuts were replaced a long time ago and is the only thing not original. You can see the two original rusty nuts to the stem, can't see any difference with the new one's.The item "Cook Bros old school bmx stem 1st gen" is in sale since Sunday, June 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Cycling\Vintage Cycling\Vintage Bicycle Parts". The seller is "petpetemarke" and is located in Knottingley. This item can be shipped worldwide.