Review: Factory Five Lattice Chainring

The guys at Factory 5 have stormed to popularity with their F5 Lattice chainring. CNC machined from a single piece of 7075 aluminium the Lattice is both strong and light. Weighing in at 78g and carefully designed, the team at Factory 5 have done themselves proud.

A factor that enforces the quality of the chainring is it’s lifetime guarantee. I believe that if a company offers a lifetime guarantee it shows a tremendous belief in the quality of their product.

I’ve been using a Lattice chainring on my track bike for the past month and am seriously impressed, it’s incredibly stiff and I don’t think anyone can say that’s it’s not one of the best looking rings on the market.

The dual plain cutouts are gorgeous; this technologically innovative piece of kit is not only functional but also a thing of beauty. Yes I am geeky enough to think that a chainring is both beautiful and a piece of art!

Available in 47, 48 and 49T and with a standard 144BCD pattern this ring fits all modern track cranks. Christmas is coming and this is something that should definitely be on everyone’s list!


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  1. Nice piece of engineering!

  2. Javier Campos

    Did you have any issues mounting it to the strewn omnium such as needing new chainring bolts?

  3. No problem at all, I have 5 different sizes and they all work fine.

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