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kona-bros's Product Reviews



 Cinder Cone 2004 Cinder Cone

Brand:  Kona

Category: MTB - Hard-Tails

" Classic MTB with modern performance "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
Reliable bike with several upgrades. Tested and trashed out the bike since 2004 till now. Still a typical classic XC bike. Do you agree?

Strengths
Eyelets area rust easily. Aluminium material oxidised in few years time. Slightly heavy due to aluminium grade. Painting and welding job not consistant due to mass production.

Weaknesses
Eyelets area rust easily. Aluminium material oxidised in few years time. Slightly heavy due to aluminium grade. Painting and welding job not consistant due to mass production.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
Fitted with Rock Shox Duke XC fork, mixture of Shimano LX & XT parts, Easton aluminium parts, Fizik saddle and lastly Mavic 317 rims. Other parts.

Similar Products Tried
Not applicable
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Duke XC Air 2004 Duke XC Air

Brand:  RockShox

Category: Front Suspension Forks

" Nice Fork "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
Reliable fork.

Strengths
Can't think of any.

Weaknesses
Can't think of any.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
Kona Cinder cone 2004 frame LX to XT parts Easton parts Fizik saddle Rock Shox duke XC fork 2004

Similar Products Tried
Rock Shox Judy SL U-turn fork 2005
Rock Shox Judy XC fork 2004
Performance
Reliability
Value

 DEORE XT BR-M770 2010 DEORE XT BR-M770

Brand:  Shimano

Category: V-brakes

" Nice looking Vee brakes "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
reliable brakes so far. replace the brake cartridge pads to kool stop.

Strengths
parallel push action for the v brake is removed.
looks normal.
a bit pricy.

Weaknesses
parallel push action for the v brake is removed.
looks normal.
a bit pricy.

Duration of product used
2 years

Bike Setup
kona cinder cone 2004 frame LX to XT Parts easton parts RS duke XC 2004 Fizik saddle

Similar Products Tried
Avid single digit 7 V-brake set(2007)
Shimano Deore LX V-brake set(2005)
Shimano Deore V-brake set(2004)
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore LX FC-M572 Hollowtech 2003 Deore LX FC-M572 Hollowtech

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cranksets

" Reliable crankset "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
Reliable crankset.

Strengths
can't think of any.

Weaknesses
can't think of any.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
kona cinder cone 2004 frame LX to XT parts easton parts Fizik saddle RS duke XC 2004

Similar Products Tried
Shimano Deore LX hollowtech2 (M580)
Shimano Deore (M510)
Performance
Reliability
Value

 EA 50 2005 EA 50

Brand:  Easton

Category: Seatposts

" Simple and reliable seatpost "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 23rd Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
Reliable seatpost to count on, until it snaps.

Strengths
seat bolt needs to retighten frequently.

Weaknesses
seat bolt needs to retighten frequently.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
kona cinder cone 2004 frame easton parts LX to XT parts fizik saddle RS duke XC 2004

Similar Products Tried
No yet.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore LX ES51 2004 Deore LX ES51

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Bottom Brackets

" Lasting Bottom Bracket "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 23rd Jan 2012 from Singapore

The Review
still a lasting Bottom Bracket for years of using it.

Strengths
easily rust at shell area.
Requires greasing at BB shell.
slightly heavier.
Facing out soon due to advanced BB technology.

Weaknesses
easily rust at shell area.
Requires greasing at BB shell.
slightly heavier.
Facing out soon due to advanced BB technology.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
kona cinder cone 2004 frame LX to XT parts Fizik saddle easton parts RS duke XC 2004

Similar Products Tried
Hollowtech 2 LX bottom bracket
Performance
Reliability
Value

 3.0 Twister Shifter 2009 3.0 Twister Shifter

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Shifters

" Simple and effective, entry level twist twist "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 7th Jul 2012 from Singapore

The Review
A great starter to introduce to try out twist twist shifting. Different kind of shifting feeling.

Strengths
Replacement of shifter cables may need to disassemble parts and to replace cables. Require to bring to LBS, if not sure how. Unlike higher end Sram twister shifter, without disassemble many parts to replace cables. Lack of better gearing indicator, anyway who cares.

Weaknesses
Replacement of shifter cables may need to disassemble parts and to replace cables. Require to bring to LBS, if not sure how. Unlike higher end Sram twister shifter, without disassemble many parts to replace cables. Lack of better gearing indicator, anyway who cares.

Duration of product used
6 months

Bike Setup
Bike Friday Pocket Companion. Tektro V-brakes. Triple chainring set. Sram 3.0 comp shifters and X-3 rear mech. Fizik gobi saddle. Rear rack. Other entry level parts. All comes with this bike package.

Similar Products Tried
Nope for twister shifter. Previously using trigger or rapidfire types.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Mountain Morph? 2005 Mountain Morph?

Brand:  Topeak

Category: Pumps

" like a small version floor pump "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Jul 2012 from Singapore

The Review
get this pump and no worries. I am still using it.

Strengths
lack of a visible guage, means have to feel tire pressure with your hands and experience.
other brand competitors may got better design and looks for this kind of pump.

Weaknesses
lack of a visible guage, means have to feel tire pressure with your hands and experience.
other brand competitors may got better design and looks for this kind of pump.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
As mentioned before in my profile, still active and using it

Similar Products Tried
Road Masterblaster frame pumps X 2pcs
masterblaster mini pump
Beto brand plastic pump
topeak Floor pump(home use)
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Judy SL 2005 Judy SL

Brand:  RockShox

Category: Front Suspension Forks

" tough and reliable fork "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Jul 2012 from Singapore

The Review
The Last of the Judy.

Strengths
adjusting travel knob's rubbery part melts after time.
Last of Judy fork, as no longer in production and sad to say that. What a shame.

Weaknesses
adjusting travel knob's rubbery part melts after time.
Last of Judy fork, as no longer in production and sad to say that. What a shame.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
As mentioned in my profile.

Similar Products Tried
Judy XC 2004.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 JoeBlow? Sprint 2005 JoeBlow? Sprint

Brand:  Topeak

Category: Pumps

" A value and dependable floor pump. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 27th Oct 2012 from Singapore

The Review
last until now.
Can't think of any other floor pumps.
Value.
Lasting.
Go and get it.
Test it and trash it.
Go go go.

Strengths
Steel base easily rust, but can de-rust and paint back.

Weaknesses
Steel base easily rust, but can de-rust and paint back.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
As mentioned in profile, check in out dudes.

Similar Products Tried
Not applicable.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Ex-1 2009 Ex-1

Brand:  Blackburn

Category: Bike Racks & Panniers

" Sleek looking bike rack "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 16th Nov 2012 from Singapore

The Review
It's a blackburn rack lor.

Strengths
To be further reviewed.....

Weaknesses
To be further reviewed.....

Duration of product used
3 months

Bike Setup
Kona cindercone as mentioned in profile.

Similar Products Tried
N/A
Performance
Reliability
Value

 X3 Rear Derailleur 2012 X3 Rear Derailleur

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Derailleurs - Rear

" No-nonsense simple design entry level Rear mech. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 24th Nov 2012 from Singapore

The Review
Reliable. Great for touring trips and no much a shifting problems currently.

Strengths
a bit difficulty of placing rear wheel back dropout due to rear mech design. Ok lah, still manageable.
A bit bulky.

Weaknesses
a bit difficulty of placing rear wheel back dropout due to rear mech design. Ok lah, still manageable.
A bit bulky.

Duration of product used
6 months

Bike Setup
BF Companion as mention in my profile.

Similar Products Tried
N/A. Kona-bros 1st Sram Rear Mech.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Mountain Force SL/Crom 2004 Mountain Force SL/Crom

Brand:  Xpedo

Category: Pedals

" Tough XPDs "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 18th Jan 2013 from Singapore

The Review
So far so good since got it since 2003.

Strengths
Slightly ex.
A bit small for big feet.
mud shedding depends conditions.
Signs of rusting in cromoly areas, ok lah.

Weaknesses
Slightly ex.
A bit small for big feet.
mud shedding depends conditions.
Signs of rusting in cromoly areas, ok lah.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years

Bike Setup
As mentioned in kona-bros profile.

Similar Products Tried
Shimano M520 SPD.
Crank Bros Smarty pedals.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Marathon Plus HS 348 20x1.75 2013 Marathon Plus HS 348 20x1.75

Brand:  Schwalbe

Category: Tyres

" Hard Ass Tyres to mess with. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 13th Mar 2013 from Singapore

The Review
Worth to invest tires for long/daily usage, with less/zero punctures. Try to believe. Tested and proven in some of malaysia tours, going thru rugged road surfaces and went over potholes.

Strengths
Heavy abit but worth it.
Price.
wired but ok lah.
abit draggy on surfaces.

Weaknesses
Heavy abit but worth it.
Price.
wired but ok lah.
abit draggy on surfaces.

Duration of product used
1 year

Bike Setup
Bike Friday Pocket Companion 2011. As in kona-bros bike profile.

Similar Products Tried
Kenda Kontact 20x1.75inch.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 X3 Trigger 2012 X3 Trigger

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Shifters

" Super value 7-speed yet no nonsense shifters of use. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 1st May 2013 from Singapore

The Review
Still a value shifters to get, to use, to bash with, if still using a 7-speed systems.

Strengths
-no cover for shifter cable.
-shifter cable provided is not tough, fray easily.
-bulky looks.

Weaknesses
-no cover for shifter cable.
-shifter cable provided is not tough, fray easily.
-bulky looks.

Duration of product used
3 months

Bike Setup
Bike Friday as already mentioned in my profile.

Similar Products Tried
Sram X-3 twister shifters.
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Cruize 2011 Cruize

Brand:  Mavic

Category: Cycling Shoes

" Mavic designer shoes "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
As wore a few times, the rear at sole came off perhaps due to glue issue. Resolve by stitching it back. for walking is very comfort, for cycling somehow a bit not into the feel. The stiffness of shoe seem a bit soft and cant generate the cycling power into the bicycle.

Duration of product used
3 months
Performance
Reliability
Value

 SH-MT21 2009 SH-MT21

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cycling Shoes

" Lasting pair "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
more of a kind of safety shoes design.
comes in brown color.
use for other activity like trekking.
fully shoe laces tightening.
rubber soles are not solid, hollow design.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 SH-SD65 2009 SH-SD65

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cycling Shoes

" Cycle Sandals "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
very comfortable for walking due to the shape design. the skin overtime may peeled off. saandals may stink eventually due to riders sweating and bacteria sets in. If the sandals sole came off, may bring to cobbler to stitch back and it works normally.
-hard to get in many LBS
-not so popular product locally as shoes are preferred
-great and convenient for kopishop makan rides
-tour popular sandals

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Tahoe 2012 Tahoe

Brand:  Specialized

Category: Cycling Shoes

" Comfortable footwear "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
owning 2 pair of tahoes due to the comfortness for my feet. Shoes are stiff enough to pedal and flex enough to walk around. With the velcro straps added into the shoes, makes wearing & removal easier and save some time. Hope they can make 3 velcros on each shoe like the professional shoe design, eliminate the shoe lacing design.....

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 S6 2006 S6

Brand:  Cane Creek

Category: Headsets

" Lasting "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
currently in use since 2007..... one set of bearing replacement done before. hope can get spare parts, if avail. now supersede by the EC series models in market.....

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 40.EC34 2015 40.EC34

Brand:  Cane Creek

Category: Headsets

" Cane Creeeek yeah! "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
so far so smooth. revamped their new headset design & looks. Much pro looking compared to the previous older designs.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore LX DH-T660-3N 2012 Deore LX DH-T660-3N

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Hubs

" Self powered hub "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
On DH-T670 model on a tour bike & MTB. generate 6V 3W power for lamp set or etc.
- reasonable pricing
-after market hubset
-LBS in spore usually dun carry in hub dynamo
-heavy of course ard 600gram more or less
-required of building up the front wheel
-slight resistance on rolling, due to magnetic effects
-not the lightest model yet for this model, other brands may offer much lighter model and pricier
-uncommon locally

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 DT champion 2012 DT champion

Brand:  DT Swiss

Category: Spokes

" Classic spokes product "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
one of my trusted spoke brand for new wheelset building up. Using DT spokes since 2000s. Also need a reliable wheel builder together with DT spokes to build wheels.....

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Speed Dial 7 2007 Speed Dial 7

Brand:  Avid

Category: Brake Levers

" Avids "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
Pair up with the single digit 7 V-brakes and u get the shiokest feel of brakings.
-reasonable pricing
-dial is easy compared to shimano
-The feel is great
-fingers won\'t get aches and shiok!
-levers finishing easily wear off after time.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Single Digit 7 2007 Single Digit 7

Brand:  Avid

Category: V-brakes

" Smooth like water "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
Matched with the Speed Dial 7, works heavenly. Unparallel kind of watery braking feel, you never feel. Of course the brakes need to tune & adjust 1st lah.
-reasonable pricing
-steel hardware but lasting.
-The feel somehow more shioker than shimano feel.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore XT 2000 Deore XT

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Derailleurs - Rear

" M750 "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
currently using on the Kona Cinder Cone 2004.
smooth working.
finishing is durable.
lighter material used.
tough.
steel parts may rust, due to many years usage.
accurate shifting.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore LX 2000 Deore LX

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Derailleurs - Rear

" Pointed Looking Rear Derailluer "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
Used to own a 2004 silver/black color version.
reasonable pricing
reliable
tough looks
later upgraded to XT model
one of my favourite derailluer

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore M510 2001 Deore M510

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Derailleurs - Rear

" Deore! "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
used to own this derailluer before. Later upgraded to LX model.....
Reliable
tough
budget pricing
heavy
paint job easily wear
but nice.....

Duration of product used
1 year
Performance
Reliability
Value

 DEORE XT RD-M772-SGS 2010 DEORE XT RD-M772-SGS

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Derailleurs - Rear

" XT shadow "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
shifting of this derailluer works well and fine. Matched with the M510 Deore series rapid fire shifters to this Rear derailluer M772 model. So long its Mega9 drivetrain compatible. The design of this derailluer is more tucked in compared to the conventional ones which exposed out, esp while doing off road trails and kena hit by objects..... and sleeker looking too.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Deore LX FC-M580 HollowTech II 2005 Deore LX FC-M580 HollowTech II

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cranksets

" Last LX series for MTB before switch over to Trekking series. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
-1st LX series into the HT2 technology.
-steel granny/alu middle/alu large chain rings.
-stiff crankset.
-at a budget pricing when bought in 2005.
-crankarm finishing is lasting.
-not too light or heavy, just nice.
-too bad the LX series switched into the trekking series.
-my favourite of the MTB series groupset.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Shimano Claris Cranksets FC-2450 2014 Shimano Claris Cranksets FC-2450

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cranksets

" For 8-speed users "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
-Octalink BB compatible.
-Gun metal finishing.
-budget performance crankset.
-running on triple version on Bike Friday Pocket Companion as an upgrade over the stock triple square tapered BB.
-durable but heavy.
-mostly steel parts.
-technology tickled down to this series.

Strengths
old 8 speed systems but workable.

Weaknesses
old 8 speed systems but workable.

Duration of product used
2 years

Similar Products Tried
stock triple crankset(brandless)
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Gobi 2004 Gobi

Brand:  Fizik

Category: Saddles

" Comfortable Saddle for my ass "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
More than ten years of usage till 2017.
high arch design to give enough butt support.
really it flex its wings.
comfortable for my usage.
overtime the leather may wear & tear.
worth to invest.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Candy 1 2010 Candy 1

Brand:  Crank Brothers

Category: Pedals

" Candy on a budget. "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 22nd Apr 2017 from Singapore

The Review
To be tested out.....
Design for mud shedding and easy to maintain.
Rebuildable.

Duration of product used
Not Sure
Performance
Reliability
Value

 BR-M770 2009 BR-M770

Brand:  Shimano

Category: V-brakes

" Simple & no nonsense Vees! "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
a downgraded from previous pallelerogram push design V-brakes, back into the simple original classic design. perhaps weight reduzed and much easier to maintain compared to the pallelerogram design. comes with cartridge pads.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

" New Design Failed "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
iitially the use of this rearhub works fine for a few years. considerable one of the loudest hub noise of shimano. The axles of rearhub are completely revamped into more of new alloy design and freehub body. Finally the pawls 3 out of 4 failed and broke off. leaving only one pawl to engage the freehub. the pawl metals are quite not so durable for long term usage.....

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Mountain Force MG/SL 2004 Mountain Force MG/SL

Brand:  Xpedo

Category: Pedals

" Lasting & Tough "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
been using this stuff since 2004. still in use on my kona cindercone 2004 as mentioned in my profile. buttery smooth cleat entry and nice float feeling. however required some dedicate maintenance of course, then it again performs. nice mud shedding design too. should had get a spare set.....

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 PD-M780 2014 PD-M780

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Pedals

" XT pedals! "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
once tried and tested out. kona-bros like the feel of it. even shimano different spds pedals may feel varies, depending on design and material used. it seems there is a kind of rust protection coating on metal parts. still not that bad.

Duration of product used
6 months
Performance
Reliability
Value

 XM 317 2011 XM 317

Brand:  Mavic

Category: Rims

" Reliable "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
a mid range performance rim to do almost all rounder biking duties. works better than classic X517 rim, which previously used and its eyelets at rim cracked. the XM317 i go back for them.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 tubes 2000 tubes

Brand:  Cheng Shin

Category: Tubes

" Easily Avail "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 14th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
as every rider commonly love & hate of this tube. But still a classic brand in the bicycle market. so long no puncture is a good tube then.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 X-Tool 2005 X-Tool

Brand:  Topeak

Category: Tools & Multi-Tools

" Budget & Practical MultiTool "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 26th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
a simple designed yet equipped with the necessary tools required during for roadside/trail repairs. Long leverage design tools and strong material used for long term usage.

Duration of product used
1 year
Performance
Reliability
Value

 TL-1C Tire Levers 2005 TL-1C Tire Levers

Brand:  Park Tool

Category: Tools & Multi-Tools

" Blue "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 26th Jul 2015 from Singapore

The Review
one look is park tool. designed like lego which can hold one another. provides a reasonable leverage to pry out tyres from rim, without damaging it. reasonable priced and commonly avail in the cycling market

Duration of product used
1 year
Performance
Reliability
Value

 S-6 2001 S-6

Brand:  Cane Creek

Category: Headsets

" Reliable "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 18th Aug 2015 from Singapore

The Review
After 10 years of usage, with proper installation and fit. It works smoothly and fine. The top cap of headset is properly covered over the bearings against water and dust. Mid-range pricing and worth the invest of use. Ever once replaced the sealed bearings as normal of wear & tear. classical black color set. Woo! cane creek headsets are well known for its headset stuffs and u won't go wrong with it. Fit and forget kind component. S6 model are no longer in produced.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 Mountain King II 2014 Mountain King II

Brand:  Continental

Category: Tyres

" All rounder performancer "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 18th Aug 2015 from Singapore

The Review
Use of earlier versions. On-road not bad, not too draggy but heavy abit. Off trail - steady and grippy, giving confidence to rider for tyre control. due to chilli compound??? slighty pricey for non folding a pc.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 X4 Trigger Shifter 2012 X4 Trigger Shifter

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Shifters

" Shiok 8-speed Trigger "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Dec 2015 from Singapore

The Review
Upgraded from a previous SRAM X-3 grip shifter(8-Sp). Positive shifting for an 8-speed systems, without shifting delays. Perhaps of 1:1 actuation ratio??? But feeels shiok for its price performances, can't demand much more of it. match with X-4(8-sp) & X-7(9-sp) Rear mechs. works well.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 PowerGlide 820 Cassette 2012 PowerGlide 820 Cassette

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Cassettes

" Budget Cassette "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Dec 2015 from Singapore

The Review
Comes with Bike Friday Bike as stock component. quite durable and due to its color dosen't look like a dirty old cassette. shifting so far still ok lah.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 PowerGlide 850 Cassette 2012 PowerGlide 850 Cassette

Brand:  SRAM

Category: Cassettes

" Shiny 8 speed casstte "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Dec 2015 from Singapore

The Review
Considered the sram's hi end 8-speed cassette. bought it as an upgrade for Bike Friday and increased the teeth size for cycling needs especially for slope climbs, etc. Can say durable, shifting still ok.

Duration of product used
2 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 SLX Cassette Sprockets CS-HG80 2012 SLX Cassette Sprockets CS-HG80

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cassettes

" Looks like XT version "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Dec 2015 from Singapore

The Review
from appearances, it look like an XT but not XT. its material used are varies from XT grade. But there are more of steel material make plus alloyed ones for the teeths. slightly heavier than XT, lighter than Deore.
Still a good make and value a bit for this grade.

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 CS-M580 2009 CS-M580

Brand:  Shimano

Category: Cassettes

" LX cassette "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 29th Dec 2015 from Singapore

The Review
one of the shiny finishing cassette in the shimano range. price is reasonable. more weight. and durable. wear and tear is still normal. not in used anymore.....

Duration of product used
More than 3 years
Performance
Reliability
Value

 TOPLIGHT Flat S 2014 TOPLIGHT Flat S

Brand:  Busch and Muller

Category: Lights & Blinkers

" To be tested out soon "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 18th Feb 2016 from Singapore

The Review
Use of dynamo to activate the lightset

Duration of product used
Not Sure
Performance
Reliability
Value

 LUMOTEC Lyt 2014 LUMOTEC Lyt

Brand:  Busch and Muller

Category: Lights & Blinkers

" To test out soon "


Overall Rating
Reviewed on: 18th Feb 2016 from Singapore

The Review
Dynamo operated lightset. to test out soon

Duration of product used
Not Sure
Performance
Reliability
Value