Truvativ Team Ti Bottom Brackets

3/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $110.00

Product Description

Truvativ's GigaPipe line lives by the mantra "Bigger is better!" The oversize spindle is super stiff for maximum power transfer. Each side features precision full-complement sealed cartridge bearings with CNC'd alloy cups. In between you'll find a titanium spindle that shaves weight without compromising strength. The Team Ti is designed for cross-country riding and racing. Material: Alloy cups, Ti spindle Weight: 190g Compatibility: ISIS Drive Size: 113 or 118mm

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Paolo Grande a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: June 7, 2006

Strengths:    Light and spins nice

Weaknesses:    Poor cup design as the Park tool comes up against the BB shell face and you think it's tight but it's not. Need to back off on tool and keep tightening. After all of this, had to use teflon tape to stop BB from creaking. Have FSA megaquad ti BB on other bike, and it's much better.

Bottom Line:   
Okay for the price paid. Have about 3000 miles on it. We'll see how long bearings last.

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Favorite Ride:   next one

Price Paid:    $41.00

Purchased At:   Ebay

Similar Products Used:   FSA, Raceface

Bike Setup:   Fugi pro carbon with dura ace 10 speed.

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Paolo a Recreational Rider

Date Reviewed: June 5, 2006

Strengths:    cheap and light

Weaknesses:    Lousy cup design and creaking

Bottom Line:   
It's light and spins okay but the type cup it uses is prone to loosen due to design and the tool used. It also creaks, but I used teflon tape on the removeable cup and so far so good. I have the FSA megaquad ti BB on another bike, and it's much better in design and more expensive but worth it in the long run.

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Favorite Ride:   next one

Price Paid:    $41.00

Purchased At:   Ebay

Similar Products Used:   FSA and Raceface ISIS BB

Bike Setup:   Dura Ace 10 and 9 speeds

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by baha_boater a Road Racer

Date Reviewed: October 13, 2005

Strengths:    Weight, Trick. Butter Smooth, Silent...

Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
Smooth and silent, I installed this on a new frame I built and it is totally silent and butter smooth. Along with a 10spd Ultegra drive train and new Dura Ace chain this is the best performance I ever experienced.

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Favorite Ride:   My local 20 mile loop

Price Paid:    $85.00

Purchased At:   LBS

Similar Products Used:   FSA, Ultegra, 105, Dura Ace, Etc Etc

Bike Setup:   Scandium Compact Frame, Mavic SL's,Vittoria EVO CX Clinchers Ultegra 10spd, Easton Carbon Seat Post, Fizik (sp?) Seat

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