Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Sat Jun 25, 2016 1:16 pm
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED
- Avatars cannot be uploaded ✔ FIXED

Please note that we will soon do some changes in WW board template design in case to get a fully mobile/desktop responsiveness board!
If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 2:14 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Mar 26, 2008 2:30 pm
Posts: 54
... Hello, I have just bought a BMC SLR01 frame set, minus the headset. Little did I know that the headset is almost bespoke to the frame & forks. Can anyone point me in the direction of the correct size and specification? I have tried the obvious by contacting BMC, alas no reply! I've also tried Evans Cycles who import BMC to the UK, again no good!

If anyone has one they would like to sell I'd be the happiest man alive!

Regards, John


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:23 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 8:20 pm
Posts: 28
I don't know too much about headset specs, but I know that the upper is 1 1/8", lower is 1 1/4", standard 45 degree bearings.

Here's a pic of the bearings with some codes on them that came with mine.
Image

Hopefully you can decipher the codes on the bearings to figure it out.


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:32 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Mar 26, 2008 2:30 pm
Posts: 54
Thank you for the info! Does the bottom race just sit on the forks?

Regards, John


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:35 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 8:20 pm
Posts: 28
Yes, crown race on the fork directly, then lower bearing over it.


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. 2011 BMC SLR01 NOS vs. something newer?

in Road

petereps

1

283

Fri May 20, 2016 12:04 am

BrianAllan View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Any info on BOR cranks

in Road

havana

5

637

Tue Sep 22, 2015 8:08 am

havana View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Any more info on the new Sidi's?

in Road

jmaccyd

4

353

Wed Jun 15, 2016 4:08 pm

ms6073 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. r5 disc info???

in Road

NYCPrynne

3

401

Thu Jun 02, 2016 3:41 pm

Ghost234 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Any info on Storck 2017?

in Road

morrisond

1

469

Sat May 07, 2016 12:41 pm

corky View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Alexa [Bot], Bing [Bot] and 12 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited