Bontrager Race Crankset

2/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 720 grams


Product Description

  • M15 mounting bolts
  • 113mm ISIS bottom brackets
  • 7075 aluminum outer chainring
  • Cold forged 7050-T6 aluminum crankarms


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Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:1
Submitted by old school dave a Racer from Shelby Twp., MI

Date Reviewed: March 11, 2009

Strengths:    Not sure...

Weaknesses:    Chainrings, chainrings, chainrings...

Bottom Line:   
I've had no problems with the strength of the crankset itself, but the chainrings. They may as well make them out of plastic. I had to replace the big and middle WITHIN one month of riding. If I would have known they were going to be a problem I would have went with the Race Face crankset to begin with, instead of having to purchase the RF rings (which are awesome, by the way). I've been riding for over 20 years, and my old XTR crankset lasted for a long, long time, without replacing anything. When I decide to replace this crankset, XT, XTR, or Race Face. But never a Bontrager again.

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Favorite Trail:   Potto

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $180.00

Purchased At:   Scarletts Schwinn

Similar Products Used:   Shimano XTR, and other Shimano cranksets

Bike Setup:   IBIS steel MOJO, steel Indpendant Fabrications fork, Mavic tubeless

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:3
Submitted by palo92 a Cross Country Rider from Marquette, MI USA

Date Reviewed: June 26, 2008

Strengths:    They came stock on the 2006 Trek Fuel EX7 I bought.

Weaknesses:    Durability. They only lasted 2 seasons.

Bottom Line:   
I have had this crnkset on my bike since 2006. I have replaced the middle ring and now I am replacing the crankset with Shimano.

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Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Similar Products Used:   TruVativ G-sport


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