Now Carrying Canondale
Now Carrying GT Bicycles
Ground Shipping: $6.70 - FREE on orders over $150!   

Bionicon C.Guide Eco Chain Tensioner


1 Review



Black

Our Item #
67502-159975
Mfg #:
BC4431
EAN:
7640162290111
Other #s:
BC4431
$31.99

Notify When
In Stock





Also purchased together...




Customer Ratings

Current Customer Rating


5.0 out of 5 (1 rating)

Rating Distribution
 
100
 
1
 
1
 
1
 
1

Add Your Own Rating!


Click on a star to rate this product


Customer Reviews

Create your own review!


works well but does not fit well

This really quiets the chain on bumpy descents, as well as preventing the frame from getting scratched up (well, it's too late to avoid that for me).

But, the mount does not fit well unless the frame or chain guide is parallel to the chain.

Per other review comments I read elsewhere, I jammed several layers of an old inner tube on one side of the mount to even it out the horizontal level, but there was nothing I could do to change the twist (is it yaw?) angle.

Also note that using this means the chain must be 2 or 3 links longer - don't get this unless you are also buying a new chain, or are ready to add extra links to your current chain.

I give it 5 stars for functionality, 2 for price, and 2 stars because it can't be easily or properly installed on my bike.

Pros: Eliminates chain slap.

Cons: Does not fit well unless the frame or chain guide is parallel to the chain.

Expensive for 14 grams of plastic. (Anyone have a 3D printer?)

Would Buy Again: Yes
Would Recommend: Yes

Reviewed on: June 11, 2014
Reviewed by: Patrick M.

Was this review Helpful?  Yes  No    Report as Inappropriate


Create your own review!















footer_cards

Shimano Authorized Mail Order Retailer



Oregon • Pennsylvania • Nevada • Colorado
800-936-5156


Beaverton, Oregon Retail Store
12330 SW Walker Road
Beaverton, OR 97005-1403
503.943.6152
Store Info, Hours, Directions


Lancaster, Pennsylvania Retail Store
246 Granite Run Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601-6804

Store Info, Hours, Directions





© 2003 - 2022 -- Universal Cycles