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BH Prisma Road Bike

4.43/5 (7 Reviews)
MSRP : $2999.99

Product Description

The BH Prisma is packed with some of the latest and greatest cycling technologies on the market. Designed to be a true all around bike, the BH Prisma uses cutting edge cycling tech like a Press fit BB30 bottom bracket that allows the Prism...

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Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by kjeldor

Date Reviewed: October 22, 2017

Strengths:    Good cost vs value. Confortable ride.

Weaknesses:    The FSA crankset is horrible. It's noisy and keeping it tight is problem.

Bottom Line:   
Nice bike for the value, I recommend upgrading the crankset and the wheels.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by shan

Date Reviewed: April 24, 2017

Strengths:    Fast and light

Weaknesses:    FSA Press Fit 30- BB has a cracking noise

Bottom Line:   
Overall Happy with this bike

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jamie

Date Reviewed: July 25, 2014

Strengths:    The frame. Geometry is excellent and comfortable on all my rides...... up to approx 100 miles.
Very stiff when you stand up and hit the pedals hard with no notable flex. Light frame is well worth uprading the kit on it. Real strength lies in the climbing, being so compact every pedal stroke just sends you gliding up the inclines. The looks of the bike with its matt paint finish really catches the eye.

Weaknesses:    House brand Titan kit isn't the most pleasing on the eye. Steering can feel twitchy at first (having ridden a Bianchi for 4 years, see review) but you grow into this bike and you suddenly regard it as responsive.
Tyre clearance is only really suited to maximum 23 mm rubbers. So close is the clearance that the flashing nipples on new tyres will polish the inside of the forks, you've been warned, nip them off first.

Bottom Line:   
The FRAME is fantastic. I bought a 105 spec with house brand finishing kit, FSA Gossamer cranks and FSA SL280 Seatpost. Shimano RS20 wheelset. £1400. Immediate impression after riding a Bianchi AluCarbon Via Nirone for 4 years was the smooth ride, soaks up the ripples and bumps like I never imagined. My version started with a weight of just under 19 pound but with careful well spent sale day upgrades its now 16 pound which is, in my mind, incredible. Yes, there are many much lighter bikes out there, but they'll cost you a hell of a lot more than the £2500 mine has cost so far.

For the record mine is currently kitted as follows;
Original frame and forks.
Ritchey WCS Logic 2 bars, stem and seat post.
FSA K-Force Compact Crankset.
Rolf Prima Aspin SL wheelset.
Ultegra Cassette.
Selle Italia SLR flow saddle.
Vittoria Corsa Evo KS tyres.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by johnny ramos a Road Racer

Date Reviewed: February 27, 2014

Strengths:    super great,light bike,great price and make the diference on my street

Weaknesses:    nothings

Bottom Line:   
the better bike that I have,great look,comfort,complety that I want

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Favorite Ride:   street free

Price Paid:    $1900.00

Purchased At:   cubi bike san juan p

Bike Setup:   for racing street

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Matheus Moura

Date Reviewed: April 24, 2012

Strengths:    Very light and stiff. Really.

Weaknesses:    None so far.

Bottom Line:   
I bought a BH Prisma 2011 model some weeks ago and I am still amazed. I'm riding it with full Campagnolo Athena and Campagnolo Vento Reaction wheels. The Prisma is far from being the most expensive bike from BH but still very stiff, light, responsive and climbs like a goat! I'm really happy with this bike so far and I'd definitely buy it again. :)

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