Cane Creek Reviews and News


Factory Tour: Cane Creek Cycling Components

Mtbr takes a tour of Can Creek’s North Carolina factory where they make shocks, headsets and seatposts here in the good ol’ US of A. Come on along and check it out.

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Gear Review: Cane Creek DBinline Air Shock

Cane Creek launches twin-tube damper performance and adjustability in a compact and lightweight single tube shock package.

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Review: Cane Creek DBAir CS rear shock

The DBAir CS is a more polished and greatly improved shock than its predecessor, and the CS mode offers increased pedaling efficiency and riding comfort on difficult climbing terrain.

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Introducing the Cane Creek DBair CS

The DB Air is a great all mountain rear shock. But climbing with it was often too squishy with no pedaling platform. Well, Cane Creek has addressed that now with the CS (Climb Switch) lever.

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Review: Cane Creek DBAir

The Best All Mountain Rear Shock? Let’s get to the point, I liked this rear shock a lot, as it has many great attributes and characteristics, including a massive amount of tuning capabilities and great compliance.

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New AngleSet Installation Video is Live

The award-winning AngleSet is not your regular headset, it truly did change the game.  It is a component that performs on a higher-level and requires a very precise installation process in order for it to function properly. Earlier this year, we placed a  step-by-step instructional video on our website.  This video walks viewers through the detailed […]

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Cane Creek AngleSet Review

The Cane Creek AngleSet is an interesting, innovative and strange beast, as it’s a threadless headset that gives you the ability to change the effective head angle of the frame, allowing one to slacken or steepen the geometry as desired, with up to six different offset angles. In a nutshell, the system uses upper and […]

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Cane Creek Debuts DBair at Eurobike

Cane Creek presses forward in suspension development by releasing the DBair at the 2011 Eurobike show Fletcher, NC –August 31, 2011— Enthusiasm is high as Cane Creek introduces DBair, a monumental advancement in rear suspension. Weighing in at approximately 526 grams, DBair is the first air-sprung shock to offer four-way independent adjustability by utilizing the […]

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Cane Creek – Introducing DBair

Coming Soon ~ DBair At EUROBIKE we will be officially launching DBair.  Building upon the Double Barrel legacy, the DBair is the very first air-sprung rear shock that features twin-tube technology, 4-way independent adjustability and unrivaled levels of quality.  The DBair enables custom, rider-tuned damping performance which optimizes the ride for every rider on every […]

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Headset Manufacturers Partner in Development of Fitment System

November 9, 2010 – To address the changing landscape of bicycle headsets, a group of leading headset manufacturers have collaborated to develop a standardized “language” for headset fitment.  The new Standardized Headset Identification System (S.H.I.S.) creates a common language for describing modern bicycle headsets.  The system provides comprehensive and scalable headset fitment information in a […]

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Cane Creek Hires Devon Sullivan as Suspension Design Engineer

FLETCHER, NC – August 5, 2010 – Cane Creek Cycling Components has hired Devon Sullivan as a Suspension Design Engineer. Drawing on his experience as an avid north shore downhill rider, Sullivan will use his mechanical engineering skills to further develop and refine Cane Creek’s suspension product line. “Devon’s demonstrated ability to innovate across a […]

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Chumba Racing USA – Cane Creek Double Barrel Promotion

Following on from the success of the VF2, CHUMBA is now offering the excellent Cane Creek Double Barrel (CCDB) rear shock as an upgrade over the existing Fox RP23 shock through select dealers and distributors. The VF2 frame, with it’s carbon back end, retails for $1,850. However, for a limited time only, you can upgrade […]

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Cane Creek Introduces Innovative AngleSet Headset

FLETCHER, NC – JUNE 14, 2010 – As riders have stretched the limits of what is possible on a mountain bike, they’ve begun to realize a need to fine-tune geometry to meet the challenges of the trail. Cane Creek is proud to introduce the AngleSet, a threadless headset that gives users the ability to change […]

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Cane Creek 110 IS Review

I have had the Cane Creek 110 IS on my Ibis Mojo for a year now, and it has been abused through mud, snow and rain, and has been subjected to constant rocky and bone jarring conditions. It has worked so well that I have pretty much forgotten that it was even on the bike. […]

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Cane Creek to Provide Headset Solution for Small Frame Builders

Fletcher, North Carolina – March 4, 2010 – Citing the need for a headset solution that would facilitate the use of a tapered steerer fork (1.5” to 1-1/8”) in a standard ZeroStack™ head-tube, Sean Chaney, owner of Vertigo Cycles, a custom frame builder from Portland, approached Cane Creek with a brilliant, simple headset idea. “After […]

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Cane Creek Introduces the All-New Aheadset System

The all-new Aheadset® is more than a collection of individual headset models, it’s a complete system that will revolutionize the way bicycle headsets are serviced. The all-new Aheadset® system intelligently maximizes parts interchangeability while at the same time minimizing the number of unique parts. With just 18 unique parts in the system, 11 different headset […]

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Cane Creek Officially Launches Online Headset Fit Finder

FLETCHER, NC – In recent years identifying proper headset fit for any given bicycle has been complicated by the evolution and introduction of new standards, as well as the use of tapered and conversion configurations, which often mix standards. With more than 20 different tapered and conversion headset configurations currently being used by bicycle manufacturers […]

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Cane Creek: Double Barrel – The Experience Says it All

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World Bicycle Relief Reserve Headset

World Bicycle Relief Reserve Headset For Immediate Release Cane Creek Reserve Headset World Bicycle Relief Edition Cane Creek introduces the World Bicycle Relief Reserve headset. Cut from high-grade Stainless steel, serialized to commemorate the limited run of 500 pieces and packaged in a Western Cedar wooden box; this is one unique headset with a very […]

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Cane Creek Press Release – AER Headsets

AER The World’s Lightest Headset Cane Creek, the world’s leader in headsets and headset technology, introduces the revolutionary AER. By incorporating Norglide® composite bearing technology into a super lightweight design, the AER offers more than 50% weight savings over comparable models making it the world’s lightest headset. It’s the ultimate headset upgrade for road cyclists […]

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First Look: San Diego Custom Bicycle Show

Today was the first day of activities for the San Diego Custom Bicycle Show. There was a well attended breaksfast in the morning, followed by a couple of seminars including the popular lug filing and lug cutting. A lot of enthusiasts interested in just what it takes to craft a bicycle by hand. Mtbr and […]

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