Chris King Inset 8 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Tapered Headset
Chris King Inset 8 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Tapered HeadsetChris King Inset 8 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Tapered Headset
- For 1 1/8" to 1 1/4" tapered steerer tube forks
- Fits 44mm internal diameter straight headtube
- Chris King's renowned stainless steel sealed bearings
- Aluminum cups, GripLock™ bearing cap and stem cap
- Low-stack top cup reduces stack height
- Conventional external lower cup
The InSet™ 8 is the classic, unbeatable Chris King sealed bearing headset. As a low-stack style upper headset, the press-in cups and bearings are housed within the headtube allowing for an overall lower ride height with an external lower cup.
The InsetTM 8 is designed to fit a 1 1/8" to 1 1/4" tapered steerer tubed fork and a 44mm internal diameter straight headtube on the bike. Supplied with an all-new bearing cap design, the GripLock™ is a multi-piece bearing cap that utilizes a precision controlled split ring that improves steerer tube interface.
Aluminum cups in 10 available colors house our legendary bearings; all made in-house in our Portland, Oregon facility. InSet™ is the unrivaled upgrade for all riding styles
About the Chris King brand
Chris King is one of the most renowned makers of cycle headsets, hubs, bottom brackets, wheels and tools. Chris King is a name that is associated with exceptional quality and precision. Since the early 1980’s Chris King’s products have upheld their reputation of making products that can withstand the harsh punishment of off road riding.