Chris King NoThreadSet™ is built to be precise and dependable and sets the standard for quality headset function delivering precision performance to numerous world champions, grand tour winners, and aspiring riders around the world.


A real legend with maximum durability! The Chris King NoThreadSet is simple yet without limitation. Appropriate on road or MTB. It has been ridden to MTB world titles in both endurance and gravity disciplines and has crossed the finish line under yellow at the Tour de France.

The NoThreadSet features aluminum cups, bearing cap, and stemcap built around renowned stainless steel sealed bearings.

Additionally the NoThreadSet features an all-new bearing cap design. GripLock is a multi-piece bearing cap that utilizes a split ring that improves steerer tube interface. Each NoThreadSet includes a stainless steel baseplate and Chris King's custom starnut with bolt.


  • Legendary made-in-house bearings
  • Patented GripLock® retention design for dependable headset adjustment (US Patent 8662517) (1-1/8” only)
  • Responsibly lightweight



Brand: Chris King

Color: Matte Jet/ Matte Slate/ Matte Mango/ Matte Turquoise/ Silver/ Gold/ Gold Sotto Voce/ Navy

Bearing: Ceramic bearing

Spec: 1-1/8” to 1-1/8"




Made In USA.

Chris King NoThreadSet Grip Lock Headset