Chris King headset upgrade

£130.00Price

If you'd like to upgrade the headset we fit on your bike to a Chris King then you can do so here. This is only available for those purchasing a Stanforth bike

 

For the 1" threaded steerer for quill stem we have the Chris King 2Nut headset. For the 1 1/8" threadless steerer we have the Chris King NoThreadset

 

N.B. these are only available to purchase as an upgrade when buying a Stanforth bike and not available for general purchase

Headset upgrade
  • Your Stanforth Bike will be fitted with a Tange Seiki headset as standard, but here you have the option to upgrade it to a Chris King.

     

    With the 1" threaded steer for a quill stem our standard is the Tange Seiki Levin and for the 1 1/8" threadless we fit the Tange Seiko J27 Technoglide.

     

    If you'd like to upgrade this to the legendary and all reliable Chris King, then you can...

     

    Chris King have set the benchmark when it comes to headsets. They are world renowned. They are engineered, manufactured and assembled in Portland in the US and come with a 10-year built-to-last warranty. Their legendary bearings are made in-house.

     

    Becuase of their pedigree they are on the wishlist of most long-distance bike tourers.

     

    Chris King NoThreadset headset 1 1/8"

     

    Chris King was one of the first manufacturers to offer a threadless headset. 

     

    The Chris King NoThreadSet™ is simple and very high quality. It features aluminium cups, bearing cap, and stemcap built around the Chris King renowned stainless steel sealed bearings. Each NoThreadSet™ includes a stainless steel baseplate and a Chris King custom starnut with bolt.

     


    Chris King 2Nut Headset 1"

     

    2Nut is a top notch headset for a threaded fork and quill stem.

     

    The 2Nut features stainless steel sealed bearings housed in aluminum upper and lower cups


    Adjusting nuts and lock nuts are also made of aluminum

     

    N.B. these are only available to purchase as an upgrade when buying a Stanforth bike and not available for general purchase