Yes it should be a 16 mm if it is the original bolt. And yes the socket might not work because the walls are too thick. And last, no a Campy or any of the other Campy size will not work. You need a stronglight puller. Have fun. Steven Willis The Bike Stand 1778 East Second Street Scotch Plains NJ 07076 908-322-3330 http://www.thebikestand.com
> Re: Stronglight alloy 3-piece crank. Mod 93 ? (1974 Raleigh Super Course
> Mk II; ref. Bulgier; Retro-Raleighs; CR Stronglight page see 93)
> Please accept my apology for the pedestrian questions. Tool box isn't
> well-stocked for trial and error so, there is need to know before
> Is the crank fixing bolt 16mm? Is a standard 6-point socket thin enough
> to fit or must a bona fide "crank wrench" be used?
> Extractor - Will a Campag or Nervar extractor work? Do I need a special
> for Stronglight? Of course, I won't know until the fixing bolt is removed.
> Always the last to know.
> Richard Cielec
> Chicago, Illinois
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