RE: [CR]Track BB length question, NR and Sugino Might Competition


Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 13:07:51 -0700 (PDT)
From: jeffrey piwonka <jmpiwonka@yahoo.com>
Subject: RE: [CR]Track BB length question, NR and Sugino Might Competition
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <BAY106-F37AA8BF62F99CB1129B91DAC140@phx.gbl>


greg i think you are thinking about the sugino grand mighty competition, the champagne colored cranks. it sounds like the sugino mighty competition is an older crank that is similar to campy pista cranks. still might use the same spindle length though, i'm not sure.

jeff piwonka
austin, texas, USA


--- greg piwonka wrote:


> 109 mm spindle length for those sugino cranks

\r?\n> you could just use a sugino 75 bottom bracket

\r?\n> but they are expensive but really nice.

\r?\n> sorry if that part is OT.

\r?\n>

\r?\n> greg piwonka

\r?\n> austin tx

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n> >From: dan kasha <dankasha@yahoo.com>

\r?\n> >To: CR <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>

\r?\n> >Subject: [CR]Track BB length question, NR and

\r?\n> Sugino Might Competition

\r?\n> >Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 11:57:18 -0700 (PDT)

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> >I recently have gotten back into riding my track

\r?\n> bike around and want to

\r?\n> >change the crank on it. It is a low-end Orbit

\r?\n> (reynolds 500/531 fork)

\r?\n> >from about 1991, with a low end Stronglight crank

\r?\n> and BB.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > I have a nice Sugino Mighty Competition track

\r?\n> crank (on-topic I think)

\r?\n> >that I want to put on it, but need to find a

\r?\n> suitable BB. I don't know

\r?\n> >what length I would need for the spindle. I

\r?\n> suspect it is similar to what

\r?\n> >a NR pista would have used (the cranks look

\r?\n> similar), but I am not certain.

\r?\n> > I did a search of the archives with no clear

\r?\n> results.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Would a NR bb work?

\r?\n> > What lenght spindle (for a BSC 68 mm bb) would

\r?\n> an NR have used?

\r?\n> > If I buy a more mondern BB, does it have to be

\r?\n> track specific, and what

\r?\n> >length BB should I be looking for? I really want

\r?\n> to use a classic cup/cone

\r?\n> >BB, the cartridges just don't look right to me.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Any hints are welcome.

\r?\n> > Thanks,

\r?\n> > Dan Kasha

\r?\n> > Seattle, Wa

\r?\n> > PS Mercer Island loop is really fun on a track

\r?\n> bike.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> >

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