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Truvativ HammerSchmidt preview – Pinkbike

Currently you have JavaScript disabled. The bashguard is useful. How high are the compared with a derailleur?

Its a GREat idea, few years down the road, the price will drop alot and it will be available to any bike that wants it, regardless of build on tabs or sandwiched. Major issue is chain path in relation to pivot point. They say “Our system is just as well encapsulated as hubs, inner bearings and control sets” if the inner bearings they mean are in ISIS botton brackets then there could be a problem! Anyone who has approached a technical climb in too-tall of a gear on a heavy all-mountain bike can attest to the hammeerschmidt that walking is the next option.

I have the AM version and I love it, never serviced it and never had any problems with it either,yook me like 3 rides to get used to the reverse actuation and did find myself at the wrong lever at times but now cannot fault it,wouldn’t use it for racing but for any rider who wants to ride all day without the problems of bent chainrings A close look at the built-in chain hammerschmiet and bash plates.


Review: Truvativ HammerSchmidt AM Crankset

The fringe benefits are really noticed during riding. It all gets cheaper eventually. Under climbing load, the shifts are consistent and allow you to change ratios quickly even when hammering out of the saddle. If they made it in 36 tooth with a reduction in gear ratios to shift, I think it would appeal to a lot more frame designs.

In another years time they will reintroduce the epileptic cassette, this with an Electronic Control Unit, load and speed sensors to provide automatic shifting.

Prev Post Photo of the Day: I ran into this problem with an SX Trail I had Truvativ will improve it hammesrchmidt, it will work better and be lighter, and the price will come down. Santa Cruz Bronson V3 views.

It could make an interesting twin speed as has been suggested above, some of the bombproof simplicity of singlespeed but with a proper granny gear too Want to see extreme bike control?! It is for the riders that grind up and bomb down or spend 5 hours in the saddle riding all over the place.

Truvativ HammerSchmidt preview

This was our first impression of the product in Some other disadvantages Weight: UncleCliffy Aug 15, at 8: Truvativ HammerSchmidt opens up worlds of possibilities with an instant flick of a simple switch. In Overdrive, hammerscymidt ratio is approximately 1: SMN86 Aug 18, at 0: Still better than buying seperates: So you get the best of both worlds without the need of a front derailleur.


LifeGiver Aug 16, at 7: I specifically bought my last bike because I could run a front derailleur so now this makes a new bike that isn’t compatible with a front derailleur more attractive and gives everybody more options. Brand new in the hammerschmirt. Gang Aug 14, at I love it but i dont have ISCG mount on my all-mtn bike.

Used to rebuild truvativ hammer Schmidt drive trains. Welcome, Login to your account. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. They shift so fast, no need for pedaling, can even use them on a fixy bike. The shifting plate, bolted in place on the bike.

Hot Product of the Year: The Truvativ HammerSchmidt crankset and front drive system made huge waves in the industry back in for being the first, mainstream front shifting platform without a front derailleur.

This can be considered evolution to the DH racing scene adding occational pedalling sections within a course.

Howerver we’ll have to consider doing this. I personally won’t be getting one soon, but I hope it has some success and sticks around.