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Kore Elite Skewers Skewer

5/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 86 grams


Product Description

  • 5/8" wide clamping cam
  • True cam close and lock
  • Delrin nylon cam washer
  • Super strong chromoly front rod
  • Super light titanium rear rod
  • Steel insert on rear nut
  • Titanium pivots


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    Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:1
    Submitted by font9a ninea a Cross Country Rider from Texas

    Date Reviewed: July 3, 2004

    Strengths:    cool design; cool name

    Weaknesses:    none

    Bottom Line:   
    tensile strength of Ti is obviously superior than the caving strength of any hub, so the bottom line is whether the bite, ease of use, and quality of materials compares with the competition. With Airborne out there selling Ti skewers with 7075 Al hardware at $15/pair there is no one coming close to the value point.

    Hope makes a nice skewer, but good heavens, it costs 3X as much as the next nicest. And I swear you will not notice the difference. I bet Hope makes their skewers in the same factory....

    Any how, nice parts, but they are so simple it's silly to pay for them when just as good brands can be had at 1/3 the price.

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    Favorite Trail:   blue blossom direct 2004

    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Price Paid:    $1.00

    Purchased At:   from the parts bin in @ LBS

    Bike Setup:   XC

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Larry W. a Cross Country Rider from Colorado Springs, Co.

    Date Reviewed: October 31, 2002

    Strengths:    Clamping power. Light, Strong, smooth. These are so cool and precisly built.

    Weaknesses:    I have had these for over two years without any problems

    Bottom Line:   
    If your looking for a skewer thats built right, who isnt, then these are for you. Check them out and compare, I did. They are qaulity to the fullest.Smart Ti rear axle, Steel front, cant be beat!

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    Favorite Trail:   racers dive-secret

    Duration Product Used:   2 Years

    Price Paid:    $70.00

    Similar Products Used:   many differant brands

    Bike Setup:   Kore Elite skewers poked thru Nuke proofs

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Mike a Cross Country Rider from Fair Oaks, CA, USA

    Date Reviewed: April 21, 2002

    Strengths:    Looks ultra cool, Many colors to chose from

    Weaknesses:    None yet

    Bottom Line:   
    These rock. They hold tight and I have not had a problem in four years of using them

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    Favorite Trail:   ALL

    Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

    Price Paid:    $70.00

    Purchased At:   Bobs

    Bike Setup:   XTR derailers, Rapid Fire shifters, Bomber Air front forks, Titanium 9spd rear cassete, White Industries Hubs, Race Face Bars, Schwinn Aluminum Frame, Egg Beaters, Serfas Grips, Kore Elite titanium seat post and neck and skewers

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