[CR]Now: Oversize BB Cups Was:Suntour Superbe front der


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Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 20:31:16 -0800
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
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Subject: [CR]Now: Oversize BB Cups Was:Suntour Superbe front der

"C. Andrews" wrote:
>
> (Cut) Just tell
> me one thing: why in the name of heaven does a standard
> british-threaded adjustable cup thread easily into my
> Rivendell, but a british threaded Campagnolo thin cup (for
> the triple cranks), absolutely refuses to go in?

Campagnolo made regular and oversize threaded cups. You probably have the oversize cups. They are not marked in any way; you have to measure them to identify them (or try to thread them into a normal threaded bottom bracket :)

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California http://www.velo-retro.com (only a few more days to take advantage of the December discount)