Your bike headset is the mechanism that joins your bicycle forks to your bike’s frame, so you need to make sure that you have a good quality headset that will provide you with a smooth turning movement in your bike’s forks while also giving your bike strength at such a pivotal point where all the punishment you dish out is transferred. So, if you’re riding a mountain bike on demanding trails, then you better be sure to have bike headset parts that are strong enough to take the hard knocks…such as the range of Ritchey Logic headsets.
Ritchey bike headsets and parts are made by Ritchey Design, a bike components company founded by mountain bike icon Tom Ritchey. They make a range of high quality, specialized bike parts including headsets for not only mountain bikes, but for road bikes as well.
Whether you ride on or off the road, Ritchey make a range of bike headsets just for you.
First up, Ritchey has the WCS Drop In headset. This Ritchey headset features full angular contact cartridge bearings, packed with Ritchey high-webbing grease, and the headset is compatible with Cane Creek diameter head tubes.
The WCS Logic 1″ Threadless headset is available for both road bikes and mountain bikes and features lightweight, precision-machined aluminum cups. The people at Ritchey are so confident of the quality of their grease and sealed design used on this headset, that they offer a lifetime guarantee for the headset’s bearings.
The Ritchey Pro Drop In headset is available for road bikes and mountain bikes and features full complement angular contact cartridge bearings that are packed in with Ritchey’s own high-webbing grease. This professional road bike headset is compatible with Cane Creek diameter head tubes.
Ritchey’s Scuzzy Logic Pro Threadless headset features lightweight, precision-machined aluminum cups and features a small upper angular cartridge bearing that saves precious weight. To boost the headset’s strength and durability, they have larger lower angular cartridge bearings. This headset also uses Ritchey’s grease and sealed design providing you with years of hassle-free service.
The next Ritchey headset in the range is the Logic Comp 1-1/8″ Threadless Black headset. This headset, which is available for both road bikes and mountain bikes, features a smaller semi-cartridge upper bearing to reduce weight. To handle those heavy loads, this Ritchey Logic headset has an oversize semi-cartridge.
The WCS Carbon Drop In headset is available for both road bikes and mountain bikes and features full complement stainless steel angular contact cartridge bearings that are packed with Ritchey’s high-webbing grease. This Carbon headset is compatible with both Campy and Cane Creek Standard head tubes. This headset also has a stack height of 16.8mm and has a carbon fiber bearing cap and compression cap.
Ritchey also makes a range of headsets specially designed for mountain bikers. They are tough and strong and designed to take whatever you can dish out.
The WCS Carbon Press Fit headset from Ritchey has full complement stainless steel angular contact cartridge bearings that are packed tight with Ritchey’s high-webbing grease. This carbon headset has a carbon fiber bearing cap and a stack height of 18mm.
The WCS Drop In HS headset features full complement angular contact cartridge bearings that are packed with Ritchey’s high-webbing grease. The WCS Drop In HS headset is compatible with Cane Creek’s diameter head tubes.
Remember, your headset is an important component of your bike and so you need to make sure you have the right one for you. Check out the Ritchey range the next time you are looking for a new headset for your bike.