Re: [CR]Campy 116 BCD chainrings

(Example: Racing)

From: "Howard Darr" <hdarr@localnet.com>
To: "Jerome & Elizabeth Moos" <jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <20050415112359.57547.qmail@web81008.mail.yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Campy 116 BCD chainrings
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 09:03:42 -0400
reply-type=original

35 was the smallest. 36 is on ebay from time to time. I use a 36 x53 and a 13 x 23 and it is very nice. I use a sr front and a Victory rear mech. It will go to a 28 in the back if you have the wheel fairly far back in the fork ends. It would be happier with a 26.

Howard Darr
Clymer PA


----- Original Message -----
From: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Sent: Friday, April 15, 2005 7:23 AM
Subject: [CR]Campy 116 BCD chainrings



> Does anyone know what the smallest ring made for the Campy 116 BCD bolt
> circle was? This was used on slightly off-topic Victory and Triomphe, but
> also on some Grand Sport cranks, which may have been on topic. I believe
> there may have been a triple version of the 116 BCD Grand Sport. Working
> out the geometry, and guessing at the distance between chainring bolts, I
> estimate that this circle should take as small as 34T, but I don't think
> I've seen these rings smaller than 36T. Anyone know if 34T was made?
> Does anyone know the date of introduction of the 116 BCD Grand Sport?

>

> Regards,

>

> Jerry Moos

> Houston, TX