Reviews of Velo Orange Grand Cru 1" Threaded Sealed Bearing Headset: Polished Silver

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StarStarStarStarStar Grand Cru headset is so sleek and perfect for my build

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Ownership: a few weeks
Tech Knowledge: high

I love the finish, looks very sheen and a great classic addition to my vintage restoration build. Smooth bearings, easy install, as any 1" threaded setups go.

StarStarStarStarStar Nice Install

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Ownership: a month
Tech Knowledge: high

Pros

Easy to install.
Sealed Bearings

Other Thoughts

Install on tandem after previous headset failed. This should be a real test of endurance as tandems are know to be hard on headsets. At least I should only have to replace the bearing set. Unfortunately, winter has set in and have not been able to use yet.

StarStarStarStarStar Great sealed headset

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Ownership: a month
Tech Knowledge: average

Pros

For a sealed headset the VO grand Cru 1" can't be beat in my mind. This was the best price I could find on the internet and it installed very easy.

Other Thoughts

On the VO website it offers this headset in 3 different metal finishes, it would have been nice to have those options on the site here. But the silver works out fine for me.

StarStarStarStarStar I forgot about it so.. that's a good thing.

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Ownership: several months
Tech Knowledge: somewhat high

Pros

Price. Fit. Better than Tange.

Cons

Not a King or Record.

Other Thoughts

I forgot about it so.. that's a good thing. No trouble or readjustments. Modern Bike is solid too.

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