A Cycling & bikes forum. CycleBanter.com

Go Back   Home » CycleBanter.com forum » Regional Cycling » UK
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

bottom bracket advice



 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old November 12th 07, 03:36 PM posted to uk.rec.cycling
[email protected]
external usenet poster
 
Posts: 1
Default bottom bracket advice

Hello I need some BB advice. i hope someone can help

I'm replacing the complete chainset (triple)& cassette on a friend's
Gary fisher. Aquila from the 1990's

Keeping an 8 speed as I don't want to change the shifters.

The shell size is 73mm.

i'm intending to fit an 8 Deore splined triple (spare part)

my question is:

What size spindle should I use ?

will a 113 be ok as the down tube diameter is 35mm.. or go for 118 and
risk a v wide Q factor?

i cant take the bike apart as he's still using it! even though i've
warned him not to.

yours

 




Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Square tapper replacement bottom bracket - advice, pls. BigBen Techniques 26 June 2nd 06 05:32 PM
bottom bracket advice Ben Fitzgerald UK 12 December 9th 05 10:45 AM
Bottom bracket advice [email protected] Techniques 0 June 28th 05 03:41 PM
Bottom Bracket/General Frustration advice please? Saint UK 9 April 12th 04 12:11 AM
advice sought on bottom bracket NC UK 7 August 8th 03 06:48 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 02:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2022 CycleBanter.com.
The comments are property of their posters.