Re: [CR] gas-pipe Atala bottom bracket problem

(Example: Framebuilders:Alex Singer)

Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 11:14:24 +0100
From: "M-gineering" <>
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Subject: Re: [CR] gas-pipe Atala bottom bracket problem

Amir Avitzur wrote:
> A friend gave me an old low-end 60's or 70's Atala frame with gas-pipe
> tubing and rough lugs.
> A standard Campy Bottom Bracket won't fit, as the BB diameter is wider than
> that of standard cups.
> What could this be and where and I find a bottom bracket?
> Amir Avitzur
> Ramat-Gan, Israel

Are you saying that the thread is even bigger than Italian? (36 x 24tpi, R+R)

-- mvg

Marten Gerritsen

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