Aluminium double anodized outer chainring with plated inner ring for excellent rigidity and durability. Optimised Q-factor for double chainset. HG-X chainring with patented spike pins give smooth and fast gear shifts under load. Stiffness and strength increased with advanced design due to wider spaced bearings and oversized axle. 104 / 64 PCD four-arm chainrings For use with 10-speed HG-X MTB chains only. Comes complete with bottom bracket for 68 and 73 mm frames.
Customer reviews for Shimano M785 XT 10-speed Hollowtech II Double Chainset
Review 1 for Shimano M785 XT 10-speed Hollowtech II Double Chainset
It was bought:Bristol
Ideal gear range for me
PostedJune 6, 2012
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good quality, Lightweight
I bought this chainset to put on a frameset I've been building up into a multi-purpose bike. It is mainly for commuting and some leisure riding on towpaths and trails. I live in a hilly area and worked out that this chainset, combined with a 32-11 cassette, gives me an excellent gear range. I've previously had a triple chainset, but realised I had only ever used the highest gear combinations twice in 5 years! So this chainset gives me what I need, and is lighter than a triple. Installation was easy. The only slight negative is that the external bearing system seems very flimsy to me - I'll have to see how well it stands up to regular usage.
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