Bontrager have released a stem-based integrated tool system. The BITS (Bontrager Integrated Tool System) installs without needing to thread the steerer tube and will work on any non-carbon 1-1/8″ mtb steerer tube.
The tool uses a bolted compression fitting to stay secure and replaces the traditional star nut. Within the body of the tool are a multi-tool and carrier. The tool includes hex bits, a screwdriver, chain breaker, and storage space for a quicklink.
BITS Details • Bolted compression system holds tools and carrier • Replaces star nut • Comes with two different bolt lengths/spacers for a range of fitment • BITS Multi-Tool includes hex keys, screwdriver, chain breaker, quick link storage • Compatible with threadless MTB headsets and non-carbon steerer tubes • $89.99 USD • www.trekbikes.com