Re: [CR]Campy Delta hex key size [was: Modolo Superprestige]


Example: Framebuilders:Alex Singer

Date: Sun, 02 Mar 2003 13:16:46 -0800
From: Lee Berg <lberg@ventoux.com>
To: classicrendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR]Campy Delta hex key size [was: Modolo Superprestige]
References: <C102531FB711D411B5B90060B0A468760DB124@mail.bulgier.net>


Yes, it's 3.5mm. But no need to search high and low for a 3.5mm hex key because the more common size 9/64" hex key (available at your local Sears, among others) fits nicely (even if a touch on the snug side) and works fine.

Lee Berg Palo Alto

Mark Bulgier wrote:
>
> I'm no Delta expert, but I know at least some iterations of Deltas took a
> 3.5 mm hex key - a very rare size, not included in any set of hex keys I've
> ever seen. Rather an annoyance; anyone who has Deltas or works on them
> needs to hoard any 3.5 mm wrench they can find.