Headset Support

Headset supporting articles & documents

Do you have a Headset that fits my bike?
Unfortunately, due to the wide variety of styles and configurations used throughout the bicycle industry; we do not have the resources and information avail...
Thu, 9 Jul, 2020 at 11:38 AM
Do you make an adapter that will allow me to use a tapered fork on my bike?
Your bicycle’s headtube must have an inside diameter of 44mm or larger in order to use any 1 1/4, 1 3/8, or 1 1/2 tapered forks.  Traditional 1 1/8 in headt...
Tue, 16 Jun, 2020 at 2:33 PM
Is my bike AngleSet compatible?
The AngleSet can only be installed in a press-in style head tube with a minimum Inside Diameter (ID) of 44mm.  If your frame has an ID of 44mm or larger on ...
Fri, 19 Jun, 2020 at 4:22 PM
Full Article - "Everything you need to know about Headsets"
TABLE OF CONTENTS WHAT DOES A HEADSET DO? WHAT HEADSET WILL FIT MY BIKE? WHAT DO ALL THESE NUMBERS MEAN? HOW CAN I SERVICE MY HEADSET? HOW MUCH PRELO...
Fri, 19 Jun, 2020 at 11:09 AM
What size bearing do I need for my Cane Creek Headset?
EC34 will take a 41mm bearing ZS44 will take a 41mm bearing ZS49 will take a 41mm bearing EC44/40 will take a 52mm bearing EC44/33 will take a 47mm bea...
Thu, 30 Jul, 2020 at 1:27 PM
My headset says Cane Creek and has a patent number, but no model name. Can you help me?
The Threadless headset design was patented by Cane Creek in the early 90’s. In order for other manufacturers to use this threadless technology, they had to ...
Wed, 25 Nov, 2020 at 12:27 PM
Do you have a headset that fits my "new" Specialized(Enduro, Epic, Stumpjumper)?
If your Specialized mountain bike is of the past few model years all the way up to the current then your bike takes an IS 42/28.6| IS 52/40 headset. We make...
Tue, 15 Dec, 2020 at 3:48 PM
I need a replacement crown race. How do I know which one to buy?
We make five different crown race sizes, and they are labeled by “bearing size” first, and “crown race seat diameter” second. For example, a 52/40 crown rac...
Tue, 12 Jan, 2021 at 2:55 PM
How do I identify my current headset?
In most cases you can simply look at the top cover of the headset, all Cane Creek headsets are clearly identified with a model name in this area. OEM headse...
Tue, 12 Jan, 2021 at 2:57 PM
How do I install and adjust my threadless headset?
Installation While relatively straightforward, headset installation does require some mechanical knowledge of bikes and certain specialty tools. We sugg...
Tue, 12 Jan, 2021 at 3:13 PM