Weaknesses: heavy, fragile, stupid design, no engineering calculation at all!
Piece of crap, surived for 1 year only (I rode less than once a week)! The bearing broke into pcs, the most stupid thing is the spindle comes with the BB set! I really don't understand why they don't use industrial standard bearing - 20/36, stronger bearing, replacable, thicker BB cup, 1mm smaller spnidle!
Date Reviewed: February 17, 2007
Strengths: Light Weight ! Unique Hollow Crankarms but yet very Stiff ! Received together with the OCT Crank a free Sram PC991 chain.
Weaknesses: So far - None.
Great Crank, hard to find on the net ... if you can't find it search for it on eBay and enjoy riding ligher with this superlight crank !
Has anyone had success with the Truvativ Holzfeller OCT 2.2 RG on a Xeon?
What year crank, 2007 or 2008?
The Howitzer BB is available in 73mm for a 51mm chainline, so it looks like a good contender.
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Currently I have the OCT crank with 22/32 + bashguard. I want to run a 22/36. I purchased a XT 36T chainring which the LBS said was a 104mm spacing. So when I went to install it didn't fit in the spot where it was suppose to go. It fit in the place where the bashguard goes but not where the chai ... Read More »